Toledo Transmission Plant

Welcome to Toledo Transmission Plant

Toledo Transmission currently employs over 2,000 people.  Hourly employees are represented by UAW Local 14.  Founded in Toledo in 1916, Toledo Transmission employees produced truck transfer cases and transmissions for four- and six-wheel-drive military trucks throughout World War II. Today, team members proudly manufacture and assemble GM’s front and rear-wheel-drive transmissions.  GM Toledo’s “Joint Partnership Process” with UAW Local 14 works effectively for the benefit of its employees, company, customers and community.  Historically, the plant has a long-standing reputation of quality, productivity and performance.

Recent Awards

  • 2015:  Gold level award for encouraging environmental excellence from the Ohio EPA
  • 2014 - Built-in Quality Level IV Award (GM Internal)
  • 2014 - ISO 14001 Environmental Management System Certification (Since 2000)
  • 2014 - MVP2 Award (Most Valuable Pollution Prevention) From the National Pollution Prevention Roundtable

Products We Build

  • Hydra-matic 6L50/80/90 Rear-Wheel-Drive 6-Speed
  • Global Front-Wheel-Drive 6-Speed Gen1, Gen2
  • GF6Gen3/ RWD 8-Speed

External News Links

Manufacturing Today: Poised for Growth

May/June 2015


Toledo Plant News

GMNA Manufacturing Works Smarter with Multi-Site Plant Manager Meetings


Using strategically-located plants and various collaboration tools, GMNA manufacturing and labor relations leaders were able to connect with their plant managers and union counterparts for meetings this week.

GM Plant Sets Standard for Environmental Stewardship


Toledo Transmission – a General Motors facility that sends no waste to landfills and is home to Ohio’s largest rooftop solar array – is being recognized by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency for setting a high standard of environmental stewardship.

GM Thanks Customers for 500 Million Rides


A half-billion vehicles over 106 years equals billions in commerce, payroll, investments and infrastructure in communities all over the world. For customers, these vehicles played roles in weddings, family vacations, graduations, new businesses and countless milestones along life’s journey.

GM Invests Nearly $1.3 Billion for Five U.S. Plant Upgrades


FLINT, Mich. – General Motors will invest nearly $1.3 billion in five manufacturing sites in Michigan, Ohio and Indiana to produce new fuel-efficient engines and transmissions, enhance vehicle quality and streamline logistics. The investments combined will create or retain about 1,000 jobs.

GM Invests $332 Million for New Fuel-Efficient Powertrains


DETROIT – General Motors Co. will invest nearly $332 million in four manufacturing sites to produce more fuel-efficient engines and transmissions, demonstrating GM's commitment to deliver what customers want: technology-driven performance and fewer trips to the pump.

UAW Local 14

Most Toledo team members are represented by United Auto Workers Local 14.

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