Transmission Repair in Townsend, DE

Smooth Shifting with Transmission Repair

Whether you drive a compact car, a sports sedan, a full-size truck, or a sport utility vehicle, your transmission is complex. It contains gears, clutches, seals and bearings that are all lubricated and cooled with transmission fluid. Over time, that fluid breaks down and needs to be changed. If not, expensive transmission repairs can result.

Keep your car driving like new with transmission repair from Fred Drake Automotive, proudly serving drivers across New Castle County since 1968. Our team knows how best to care for your transmission. We’re also experts in customer care, ensuring all your automotive needs are met efficiently and to your satisfaction.

Quality Materials for Transmission Repair

At Fred Drake Automotive, we have more than 50 years of experience performing transmission repairs and maintenance on a wide range of makes. Whether your BMW needs its manual transmission fluid changed, your Buick requires its automatic transmission maintenance, or you need the clutch changed on your Honda, we will complete the job with utmost precision.

Because we know transmission repairs can be costly and time-consuming, we’ll help you avoid future transmission issues. We use only high-quality fluids, filters and parts when performing our transmission repairs and maintenance on every model.

For Professional transmission maintenance in Townsend, DE, visit Fred Drake Automotive. Call us today or use our convenient online form to book your visit.

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50th Anniversary!

Fred Drake Automotive, formerly Drake's Body Shop and Fred Drake Salvage was founded by Fred Drake, Sr. of Newark, DE. The body shop was located in Wilmington and specialized in large trucks and fleet services. In 1987, he and his son Fred Drake, Jr. opened Fred Drake Salvage in Middletown, DE. After one year in business, they moved to our current address where we have evolved into a multi-faceted auto repair and auto recycling facility.

2 year/24,000 mile warranty

We offer an unbeatable 2 year/24,000 mile warranty on mechanical repairs, and a lifetime guarantee for all collision repair.

Trust is Key

At Fred Drake Automotive, we have over 40 years experience in the collision industry. Our goal is to make the repair process as simple and smooth as possible for our customers, while providing quality that can't be beat. Free Towing.