Transmission issues - Mazda Forum - Mazda Enthusiast Forums

Mazda CX-7 This sporty turbocharged 4 cylinder SUV combines the spirit of a performance car with the versatility of an SUV.

Transmission issues

Reply

 
 
 
  #1  
Old 12-05-2017, 04:52 PM
Junior Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Nov 2017
Location: Mesa, AZ
Posts: 6
Default Transmission issues

Posted a thread last week and didnt get any feedback, so ill try again.
I have a 2010 mazda cx7(automatic transmission) 105000 miles. Last week I started having issues with the car shifting from 1st to 3rd, car also didn't want to go into reverse sometimes. Noticed that there was a light on the dash that turned on, "AT".

Took it to a nearby shop and they had it for a week. 1st they told me it was the solenoid harness making the issue. they replaced it and did more test runs, but the car was still having the same problems. they then took it to another shop without my knowledge and had them do more tests on it. Called me yesterday afternoon and told me that the sun shell on the transmission is broken which is causing the shift issue. He then quoted me around $3300 for a remanufactured transmission with installation.

This comes as a major shock to me as I have only had the car for about a year (purchased the car from a used car lot) and in the time i've owned it, I have only put approximately 6000 miles on the car. I guess my question for this group is : Does that seem like a fair price, or should I take it to another shop to have a 2nd opinion? Money is tight, and I cannot afford to not have my car for too much longer (public transportation to and from work is a pain).
 
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 12-06-2017, 03:27 PM
Super Moderator
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Queensland Australia
Posts: 2,991
Default

Go for a second opinion.
 
Reply With Quote
 
 
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
some_guy_out_there
Mazda3
42
12-06-2017 03:31 PM
betard_foosier
Mazda 323,Mazda 626 & Mazda 929
2
08-05-2011 07:15 AM
ezor
General Tech
1
10-19-2007 02:41 PM
STARBUCK
Mazda 323,Mazda 626 & Mazda 929
0
04-30-2007 12:12 PM
shithot08
Mazda 323,Mazda 626 & Mazda 929
1
03-05-2007 10:34 PM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Transmission issues


Advertising
Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.