John's Motor & Transmission Shop BBB Business Review
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Signs That Your Car Needs A Mechanic

Working Hours
  • Mon 8:00AM - 6:00PM
    Tue 8:00AM - 6:00PM
  • Wed 8:00AM - 6:00PM
    Thu 8:00AM - 6:00PM
  • Fri 8:00AM - 5:00PM
    Sat 8:00AM - 12:00PM
  • Sun Closed

Signs That Your Car Needs A Mechanic

John's Motor & Transmission Is Here To Help You in North Tonawanda, NY!!!


Is my car broken?

Sometimes it's hard to know when your car just needs a break and when it needs a mechanic. By being proactive when you notice something amiss, you may save yourself a lot of money and trouble by getting it diagnosed early! Our technicians are here to assist you in diagnosing potential vehicle malfunctions.

Do you have good sense? We bet you do! Use your SENSES to determine whether you should bring your car by for one of our professionals to inspect.

Do you FEEL anything out of the ordinary?
Some experiences that customers who have needed an automobile mechanic have in common are:

  • Front-End Shimmy
  • Steering Wheel Shake
  • Unusual Vibration

Do you HEAR anything different or unique?
Some common sounds that warrant a visit to your mechanic are:

  • Clunk or Clunking
  • Noise When Turning
  • Clacking
  • Clicking
  • Chickachicka
  • Squeak or Squeaking
  • Leaking Air Sound

Do you SEE anything new or questionable?
Some common problems you might see are:

  • Unusual lights
  • Leaking
  • Flickering

Do you SMELL anything funny?
Some common smells that mean your car may need a repair shop are:
  • Gas
  • Oil
  • Burning

Stop by John's Motor & Transmission located at 559 Ward Road North Tonawanda, NY 14120 or call 716-695-1567 to talk to one of our friendly and professional technicians.

What People Say About Us


  • -Ernie L.

    This shop is wonderful, extremely honest. Pricing is beyond fair, I am yet to have a poor experience. Staff friendly, never try to rush you out, always explain in detail what the car needs. I send my son there without any worries. If your not using Johns you may want to consider it.


  • -Marcus M.

    Outstanding Service, honest & Professional mechanics, highly recommended...


  • -George B.

    John's is the best auto shop around. His techs are very knowledgable. Better than going to a dealership and way less expensive. Wonderful attitude and friendly service.


  • -Eric T.

    Have been going here for years. Knowledgeable and trustworthy.


  • -Terrence V.

    Gr8 peeps! Trustworthy & take VERY good care of my mother 60+!!!


  • -James M.

    Great service! Take all my vehicles here!


  • -Kelly L.

    Donna is efficient, and friendly, listens to your concerns, and properly communicates them to the shop. Mark is patient and thorough. The pricing is fair and I fully trust that they are always doing the right thing by me. I do recommend John's frequently, and will continue to use them for all of my automotive service needs.


  • -Christian B.

    If I could give these guys six stars I would. I work in the service industry and I've been through it all with other shops, dealers, etc. I normally do most of my own repairs but when I get too busy, these guys are the only ones I will let touch my vehicles going forward. Honest, fair, and fast. I thought service like this was all but lost. I happily recommend them to everyone I know.


  • -Donna D.

    Best shop I have ever taken my vehicles to. Honest, trustworthy, reasonably priced - they NEVER try to fix something that is not broken....they fit you in whenever you need it. I LOVE THIS SHOP!


  • -Ernie L.

    This shop is wonderful, extremely honest. Pricing is beyond fair, I am yet to have a poor experience. Staff friendly, never try to rush you out, always explain in detail what the car needs. I send my son there without any worries. If your not using Johns you may want to consider it.

Call us for service: 716-695-1567

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