Research Associate Program

Available to qualified shops and technicians, the TransGo Research Associate Program is designed to increase and enhance real-world education and application for individuals who are exceptionally passionate about the technical aspects of working on transmissions and who desires more detailed, in-depth knowledge and tech. This program requires active participation including feedback and sharing of information for ongoing technical research and product development, as well as testing and evaluating prototype products.

Included in your membership is exclusive access to, a repository of online technical and training information with over half a century of transmission technical data, personal and dedicated technical assistance, including phone support, M-F 8am to 4 pm PST with a TransGo specialist assigned to your account.  Many of our research associates have been part of this program for over 20 years.

The cost of the Research Associate program is $1000.00 per year payable monthly, quarterly, semiannual or annually. Savings from one or two problem vehicles per year easily pays for the program.

General Unit Data
Includes critical unit service and rebuild information

Valve Body Data
The most exclusive and complete Valve Body breakdown in the industry

Tech Notes and Bulletins
Verified and published from years of experience dealing with repair shops and mechanics across the globe

Transmission Coverage
Coverage from the earliest to the latest units with new data added continually

Membership Advantages

Access to TransGo technical library at

Your own personal and dedicated technical support specialist

Free technical support, M-F 8am to 4pm PST

Prototypes and new products for testing and evaluation

For more information on the TransGo Research Associate Program call 1+(626)-443-7451 or apply by completing the online application. Forms may be submitted by e-mail or faxed to 1+(626)-401-2715.  Due to the number of technical specialists, there are a limited number of Research Associates spots available.

Membership will be reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis. Please note applying for membership does not guarantee acceptance. TransGo reserves the right to cancel membership and provide a refund for time not used.