Cottman Transmission and Total Auto Care
11780 Holly Auto Center Lane
Waldorf, MD 20601 USA
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8:00am to 6:00pm
8:00am to 6:00pm
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8:00am to 6:00pm
8:00am to 6:00pm
8:00am to 12:00pm
8:00am to 6:00pm
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(240) 547-2640
21 Verified Reviews

Auto Repair Experience

  • Ken Barker, Owner
  • Established 2003
  • 4 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 107 Years of Car Repair Experience
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Cottman Transmission and Total Car Care was established in 2003 and has been serving Waldorf and the surrounding community ever since. The staff at this facility is very experienced with the average technician having 23 years or more! This RepairPal Certified shop is a qualified transmission repair facility. Their technicians have taken many professional classes in advanced transmission diagnosis and repair. An investment has been made is some of the industries best automotive tools and computer diagnostic equipment available to ensure accurate professional repairs are make to your vehicle. These repairs range from transmission repairs to major and minor service and repairs. All work is backed by a 12-month / 12,000-mile warranty with some transmissions repairs offering a wider range of warranty options. For your convenience early bird drop off and a clean comfortable waiting area with wireless Internet is available.


Auto Repair Experience

  • Ken Barker, Owner
  • Established 2003
  • 4 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 107 Years of Car Repair Experience


  • Check Engine Light
  • Diagnosis
  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Service & Repair
  • Timing Belts
  • Transmission Repair


  • Early Bird Dropoff
  • Financing
  • Free Estimates
  • Heated Waiting Room
  • Open Saturday
  • Se Habla Espanol
  • Wireless Internet


  • NAPA
  • iATN

Makes We Serve

  • Acura
  • Audi
  • BMW
  • Buick
  • Cadillac
  • Chevrolet
  • Chrysler
  • Dodge
  • FIAT
  • Ford
  • GMC
  • Geo
  • Honda
  • Hummer
  • Hyundai
  • Infiniti
  • Isuzu
  • Jaguar
  • Jeep
  • Kia
  • Land Rover
  • Lexus
  • Lincoln
  • Mazda
  • Mercedes-Benz
  • Mercury
  • Mini
  • Mitsubishi
  • Nissan
  • Oldsmobile
  • Plymouth
  • Pontiac
  • Porsche
  • Ram
  • Saab
  • Saturn
  • Scion
  • Subaru
  • Suzuki
  • Toyota
  • Volkswagen
  • Volvo

Overall Rating

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by - Verified Customer October 30, 2013

The service provided was very excellent.

by - Verified Customer October 30, 2013

For being a transmission place they do everything. They can do it all there. The guy that worked there helped me out a lot. He told me a lot about Ford that I wouldn't have noticed. He is honest, and knowledge about the vehicle that I brought there.

by - Verified Customer October 25, 2013

My problem has not been fixed yet.

by - Verified Customer October 24, 2013

The staff went above and beyond and continue to do so.

by - Verified Customer October 24, 2013

They are always willing to explain everything and follow up with a great job.

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by October 22, 2013

Good customer service. Doug told me exactly what was wrong.

by - Verified Customer October 14, 2013

Doug the manager was very thorough and helpful with the diagnosis of my vehicle.

by - Verified Customer October 11, 2013

They were very friendly and everything was very fine. It was reasonably priced.

by October 01, 2013

Good quality service. Their prices are reasonable. Fast repair.

by - Verified Customer September 19, 2013

Great service and personal service.

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by September 13, 2013

Service Manager was extremely helpful, and accommodating to our circumstances. Friendly, and courteous.

by - Verified Customer September 03, 2013

What they did for me was good.

by - Verified Customer August 30, 2013

They didn't fix it. It still works the same, it still makes the noise, the light's still on. I called them back because at the time I was able to go there they were not open, which is fine. I tried to call back, they didn't call back. They said if the light was still on to go back to the shop, they didn't fix it. I mean they were very nice and helpful, it's just the car is still not working.

by - Verified Customer August 29, 2013

They were very kind to me, kept me involved with what was going on and did really good work! I've actually already recommended them to a couple of people so I think they were really good. They were certainly reasonable. When it came to the transmission they looked at all the options for me.

by - Verified Customer August 26, 2013

I needed transmission work, the result was excellent.

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by - Verified Customer July 25, 2013

Doug and his team have given me excellent service on 3 of my vehicles.

by - Verified Customer July 03, 2013

The estimate of service required was on point with no surprises and problem was corrected

by - Verified Customer June 14, 2013

I had work done and 2 weeks later, while on a road trip, about 350 miles from Maryland, found out that I was leaking transmission fluid, about a quart low, out of the parts that were replaced by Cottman. On top of spending $600 on repairs the original time from Cottman, I had to spend an additional $100 to repair the work.

by - Verified Customer March 21, 2013

The excellent customer service prvovided by the service manager and his knowledge of automobiles impressed me.

by February 23, 2013

The service is excellent

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by February 15, 2013

Good service

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