The Transmission Physician Video Series

The Transmission Physician is Cottman’s way of honoring all the women — past, present, and future — who’ve helped build the auto repair business into one of the largest, most important industries in the world.

The Transmission Physician Educational Video Series focuses specifically on Transmission-related repair tips, which is an important distinction, as many Cottman centers have expanded into total auto care and repair. But, at its core, Cottman centers are, and  always have been, transmission specialty repair centers. Cottman began over a half century ago as a transmission repair company. Cars have changed…customers’ expectations have expanded…and Cottman has enhanced its business model to meet those needs. But, no matter what else today’s Cottman centers provide, every one of them is still proud to call itself a transmission specialist.

The Transmission Physician is here to acknowledge and honor that commitment to the industry those centers so proudly represent.

Check Out Our YouTube Channel >>

The Transmission Physician Video Series Creative Brief

Download The Creative Brief

Browse All of Our Transmission Physician Videos

Transmission Repair Tips
It May Not be the Transmission

You start the engine put your car in gear, and nothing. The car won’t move. And you see dollars flying away, because you figure you’re going to need a transmission. Well, maybe but there’s a good chance it’s something else… something a lot simpler — and cheaper!

Transmission Repair Tips
What is a Fail-Safe?

You’re driving down the road, when all of a sudden the “check engine” light comes on and now the car seems to have no power and it won’t shift properly. Relax; chances are it’s not the transmission at all.

Transmission Repair Tips
Checking the ATF

Checking the transmission fluid used to be as simple as checking your engine oil. Not anymore… Today’s cars used a variety of transmission fluids. So, to make sure no one adds the wrong type manufacturers limit access to the transmission fluid.

Transmission Repair Tips
Value of a 10 Day Recheck

You just had your transmission rebuilt and it seems to be working fine but the shop wants you to bring it back for a 10-day recheck. Don’t worry, there’s no problem. The 10-day recheck is a valuable part of the rebuild procedure.

Transmission Repair Tips
Why Are Transmissions So Expensive?

No doubt about it: auto repairs have gotten expensive and automatic transmissions are no exception. But don’t get the wrong idea; no one’s getting rich fixing your transmission. The parts make up a sizeable portion of the bill.

See All of Our Videos on YouTube >>