Transmission Repair

For over 20 years we’ve been repairing transmissions to keep you moving. With our honest pricing and guaranteed repairs, you can trust Cottman for your transmission repair. Don’t pay for a new transmission if a repair will suffice.

Driveline Repair & Service

From the flywheel to the axles we’ve been specializing in driveline service and repair for over 20 years. We’ve stayed on top of the latest advances in driveline technology, with state-of-the-art training and cutting edge equipment.

Clutch Repair & Service

We check your cars clutch and hydraulic system to see whether it can be fixed with a simple adjustment, slave or master cylinder, or if the clutch assembly itself needs to be replaced. Either way you’ll get fair honest pricing and the Cottman Guarantee.

About Cottman of Columbia, South Carolina

Committed to providing the best auto repair services in Columbia, SC

All Cottman Transmission centers abide by Cottman’s complete service philosophy, which calls for your vehicle’s transmission to be repaired properly the first time, so that you don’t have to lose either time or money.

Cottman’s status, reputation, and growth are a direct result of our commitment to quality standards, parts, and warranties, as well as our commitment to our customers.

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Our Awards

2014 Customer Service Award
2015 Person of the Year
2016 Outstanding Customer Service
2017 Customer Service Award

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2011 Cadillac SRX Timing Chain Issues and Engine Replacement

The vehicle came in due to timing chain issues. Once we did our diagnostics we found that  when we started the vehicle it squealed and knocked. The customer’s squealing and knocking noise is determined to be coming from the bottom end of the engine. During timing inspection we pulled all spark plugs and found that the engine […]

Torque Converter Shudder Correction

This is a 6T70 transmission that we rebuilt out of a 2016 Chevy Traverse due to torque converter shudder. Torque converter shudder is a vibration/shaking that occurs when a vehicle is accelerating. It is most commonly felt in the steering wheel and is caused by a problem with the torque converter locking up and releasing […]

Clean ’66 Pontiac GTO in for Repair Leaks found and repaired on this mint, vintage, ride.

Look at this beauty, it’s a 1966 Pontiac GTO. It came in due to several leaks that needed to be fixed. Our technician, Albie, led the charge in performing a complete vehicle diagnostic on it. We found that the transmission pan was leaking, the driver side valve cover had a small leak, also the lower […]