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Automatic Transmission Rebuilders Association

Automatic Transmission Rebuilders Association

ATRA - the Automatic Transmission Rebuilders Association - is an international trade association for the professional automat...

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Meet Our Staff

The staff at our Sam's Transmissions LLC service and repair center are all highly trained and certified technicians with one common goal in mind - quality service at honest prices. Our transmission center is diligent in applying the ATRA Member Code of Ethics to all of our transmission repair and diagnostic services for the purpose of better assisting our customers with their repair needs and concerns. Adherence to the ATRA Code of Ethics also helps ensure that when you bring in your vehicle for transmission service or repair you know that you are receiving honest and professional service from our technical staff. Our transmission technicians are always polite and courteous in their effort to provide you with the quality of service you want and deserve.

Sam Pietzold - Builder/Manager

Sam Pietzold

Sam started into the transmission industry after two years of college training at Arizona Automotive Institute. He started out as a remover and replacer of transmissions and doing fluid changes. He then became a transmission rebuilder and has been working the industry for over 33 years. He has been a co-owner of a competing franchise and has now branched out on his own as Sam's Transmissions. Sam is able to work on all makes and models, standard or automatic. No job is too big or too small. With 31 years experience he has built almost every unit out there. Sam believes in providing quality repair at a competitive and affordable price with warranty options to fit your budget. Come see Sam today.

Theresa Pietzold - Secretary/Office Manager

Theresa Pietzold

Theresa was new to the Transmission industry but not new to the realm of marketing and advertising and how to do general bookkeeping. Theresa brings warmth to the organization and is genuinely concerned about each customer and making sure we meet their needs. If you see new flowers out front or a new ad it is probably by her hand. She likes to be hands on and is self-motivated to listen and learn about transmission repair. Stop by or e-mail today.