HomeServicesContact UsPictures

                                    WELCOME TO



1531 Imhoff Dr; Unit D                  Lake in the Hills, IL 60156

(Our trans shop is located just off Pyott Rd, behind the Hobby Town store)

Call Doug's Transmissions for all your auto transmission and light truck transmission problems or maintenance. Whether you live in Lake in the Hills, Algonquin, Cary, Crystal Lake, Huntley, Elgin or any of the surrounding areas, we are your best choice for transmission service. We offer quality rebuilt transmissions and transmission repair at a competitive price. You don't need to pay higher dealer and franchise prices for your trans repair.

Doug's Transmissions is an auto repair shop specializing in transmission repair. The owner, Doug Johnson, has the integrity and knowledge you can depend on, with over 35 years of transmission repair and rebuilding experience.  Doug's expertise lies not only in being a master transmission rebuilder but also in diagnosing your vehicle's transmission problem. Our transmission shop utilizes the latest state of the art computer scanners to quickly diagnose your trans problem. Determining whether you have an electrical or mechanical malfunction is a vital aspect to repairing your vehicle in a cost effective manner.  Our expertise will save you money.

Whether you drive an American, European or Asian vehicle, Doug's Transmissions has the experience and acquired knowledge, combined with up to date computer diagnostic scanner equipment to expedite the best repair or quality rebuild of your transmission. This will save you money and you can enjoy peace of mind with an all parts and labor warranty on all of our rebuilt transmissions.

At Doug's Transmissions we repair or rebuild YOUR transmission ON-SITE.  Stop by or call for a FREE estimate! 


Call Doug's Transmissions for all your transmission problems.  Specializing in all foreign and domestic cars and light trucks--front wheel drive, rear wheel drive, 4-wheel drive, and all wheel drive. You can trust Doug's Transmissions to give the special care you need for all your automobile and truck transmission repairs, or for your classic cars or street performance vehicles. We keep our shop clean and neat and take pride in our work so you don't have to worry.

Doug's Transmissions is conveniently located just off Pyott Road in Lake in the Hills for all your transmission repair needs. The shop is only a few minutes from Algonquin, Cary and Crystal Lake and  about ten minutes from Huntley. So if your transmission is slipping,  or you just need a transmission flush to keep it working smoothly, give us a call. We have a convenient key drop for after hours and weekend drop off.

If you need emergency service you can call us 24/7 for help getting your problem resolved.

Doug's Transmissions is a proud member of the Algonquin/Lake in the Hills Chamber of Commerce and of the Automatic Transmission Service Group.

Free towing service available for transmission rebuilds. All rebuilt transmissions come with an all parts and labor warranty.

Call us at 847-658-6034, or email us at

We added a third lift in 2010 to serve you better. Thank you to all our loyal customers for their business and referrals!

Doug's Transmissions, Inc. -- for all your transmission problems, transmission repair, rebuilt transmissions, transmission flush or transmission slipping problems--whether you live in Lake in the Hills, Algonquin, Crystal Lake, Cary, Huntley, Woodstock, McHenry, Johnsburg, Prairie Grove, Bull Valley, Pingree Grove, McCullom Lake, Wonder Lake, Carpentersville, Dundee, Fox River Grove, Elgin, Gilberts, Hampshire, Marengo, Barrington and surrounding area cities in McHenry, Kane, Lake and Cook counties in Illinois and adjacent southern Wisconsin counties. 

Trans repair service area includes zip codes: 60156, 60102, 60012, 60013, 60014, 60142, 60120, 60118, 60136, 60050, 60039, 60110, 60010, 60180, 60097, 60098, 60021, 60051, 60140, 60152 and surrounding cities in Mchenry, Kane and Cook counties. Towing available.

Prior to opening Doug's Transmissions in Lake in the Hills in 2009 Doug worked at a Crystal Lake shop for 13 years rebuilding transmissions as their only transmission rebuilder. Prior to that he worked at a western suburban trans shop as head transmission rebuilder for 20 years.