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6749 Old 28th Street S.E. Grand Rapids, MI 49546

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(616) 949-1230

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O'Neill's Hours

Monday - Friday

8am to 5:30pm

Sat - Sun Closed

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O'Neils Transmission Service, Inc. 

Tedd O'Neill

Tedd O’Neill. Born and raised in Grand Rapids. Tedd worked as a parts washer/janitor part time from an early age. He learned to fix transmissions at age 15 and started part time work in 1978. In 1984 Tedd received specialized transmission training through ATRA. Electronics courses at GRJC in 1986, and in 1988 wheel alignment training at Hunter Engineering. Tedd became partners with Pat in 1988. In 1998 Pat sold his shares back to the company making Tedd the sole owner of the business.

Married Wife Lisa in 1981.

Three children, Shaun, Craig, Shannon.

Hobbies & other interest: Tedd loves raising and training Golden Retrievers, astronomy, wood working, aviation, road, and mountain biking. Tedd also is Shorin Ryu karate instructor teaching from his home.


Shaun O'Neill

Shaun O'Neill is part of the third generation at O'Neills Transmission. He started as shop janitor and "cleaner of dads tools" and is now rebuilder and diagnostician. Shaun is an ASE MASTER certified technician and is also L1 certified which means adavanced powertrain performance specialist.

Shaun is the proud husband to Janice and father to three children. His hobbies include: camping, cooking cookies with his daughters, reading anything from techno-politcal-or scifi thrillers, and taking classes that contribute to the ever increasing technical nature of our automotive industry.



Craig O'Neill

Craig O'Neill was born and raised in Grand Rapids.  Craig and Shaun would often come to the shop together at a young age to clean and earn some spending money.  Craig learned to rebuild transmissions at age 14.  He worked part time through High School.  Craig decided to attend Cornerstone University majoring in missionary aviation.  After completing his first year decided with his future wife to return to the family business and start their own family.  Craig is continuing his education part time, and would eventually like to become a history teacher.  Craig has managed the shop, worked as a rebuilder, alignment specialist, a transmission Removal and Installing specialist.

Married with three children.

Hobbies & interest.  Craig loves history, motorcycles, aviation, biking, and spending time with his wife & children.


Learn about how the O'Neill's Transmission staff bring excellence to every job we do!

Tom Wagenaar

Tom Wagenaar

Tom was born and raised in Holland, MI. He has spent 16 years working in, and managing automotive service facilities. Tom enjoys working directly with customers to assure their vehicles get fixed properly, and affordably. Most importantly, He shares the O'Neill's desire, and commitment, to provide customers with honest, quality repairs.

Tom has been with the O'Neill's since April of 2013

Has a long time girlfriend and her son, that he loves very much

Hobbies and interest include: Playing and writing music, downhill skiing, water skiing, and camping (especially in a blizzard)

Jody Wierenga

Jody Wierenga

Jody started working on cars at age 16. Before specializing in transmission, he spent several years in full service repair shop. Like many auto techs, his interest in cars led him to build up several 4x4 trucks, and high performance cars.

Jody has been with us since May of 2003.

Married two children

Hobbies & interest: Coaching his kids softball team, and playing softball himself. Bike riding and general physical fitness. As a family they enjoy camping, and water parks.


Eliot Dubay

Eliot Dubay

Eliot was born and raised in Wayland, MI. He has been working on cars since the age of 15. Before working at O'Neill's Eliot spent time honing his skills on Brakes, alignment, and suspension. He is well versed in the many aspects of automotive repair, and an important part of our team.

Eliot has been with the O'Neill's since September of 2012.

Hobbies and interests include: Camping, hiking, playing, and listening to music, and off- roading in his Jeep.

Tim (Will) Greene

Tim (Will) Greene

Tim was born and raised in Grand Rapids, MI. He has been working on vehicles professionally since the age of 17. Before working at O'Neill's, Tim spent time mastering the many elements involved in automotive repair. This has made him a valuable asset to our team. He also built, and races his own race car in the tri-state area.

Tim has been with the O'Neill's since September 2010

Has one daughter who he loves very much

Hobbies and interests include: Racing, bowling, softball, golf, and basically all outdoor activities.