About Us

Wayne’s Transmission Repair Boise ID

Our History

Established in 1968 as Wayne’s Transmission Clinic, we became Wayne’s Transmission repair Boise ID.  in 2005 under the ownership of Wayne Johnson.  We specialize in the service and repair of transmissions, both automatic and manual, as well as differentials, transfer cases, CV axles, and drive lines.

Our facility at 2687 S. Cole Road Ste. C Boise, ID 83709 has 3 service bays and employs 2 full-time technicians to handle the service and repair work.

We are happy to provide service on all imports and domestic cars, pick-up trucks and SUV’s with a few exceptions:  new Mercedes models, Saab, VW, and Audi makes.


Wayne Johnson
Wayne Johnson

Having worked in the business since it was established, Wayne Johnson brings to the company more than 30 years of experience as a technician.  He holds ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) certification in

  • Automatic Transmission
  • Engine Repair
  • Manual Drive Train
  • Suspension
  • Brakes
  • Exhaust

He enjoys the challenge of working with the newer transmissions and the differences they present when compared with limited technology of the older transmissions.  The most important things about his job are honesty, integrity, and being able to do quality work at a fair price.

Wayne sees value in “going the extra mile” with each job.  Details like polishing the surfaces that ride in newly installed bushings or resurfacing drums so the new bands seat well are well worth the time it takes and give each customer the added value of exceptional quality when the job is done.  He has excellent diagnostic skills that can shorten the time necessary to determine the repair that is needed.

When not at work, Wayne spends his time drag racing, snowmobiling, riding dirt bikes or taking in a car show.

Wayne has lived in Idaho for over 33 years.  He readily shares his favorite things about being here are the many opportunities for outdoor recreation and camping.  He also finds the community blessed with more than its fair share of people who are pleasant to interact with in a social or business setting.

Technician Assistant

Technician Wayne Transmission Removal
Technician Wayne Johnson performs transmission removal.

Wayne Johnson, the owner’s son, is a valuable removal and replacement member of the Wayne’s team. For more than 2 years, he has enjoyed the challenge of the hands-on learning he gets while he works. Put simply, he likes what he does.

He is committed to listening to each customer and providing them with an accurate diagnosis and explanation of the problem and its repair. It is these important elements that enable their confidence in the service Wayne’s provides as well as satisfaction with a job well done.

When not at work, Wayne enjoys camping, fishing, riding dirt bikes, snowmobiling and drag racing. He is also likely to be found working on a car, even when not at the shop.

Having lived in California, he has been in Boise for the past 12 years and loves being close to the mountains for recreation or just enjoying the view.

We are equipped to provide transmission repair and maintenance on the following domestic or import cars, pickups, trucks and SUVs including:
Acura, Buick, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Cadillac, Daewoo, Dodge, Ford, General Motors, GM, GMC, Honda, Hyundai, Infiniti, Isuzu, Jeep, Kia, Land Rover, Lexus, Lincoln, Mazda, Mercury, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Oldsmobile, Plymouth, Pontiac, Saturn, Subaru, Suzuki, Toyota.

For any questions about your vehicles transmission, clutch, driveshaft, or axles give us a call at (208) 322-1236 or request an appointment online by visiting WaynesTransmisisons.com