2011 BMW 1 Series M Transmission Service & Repairs

What Does Your BMW 1 Series M Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2011 BMW 1 Series M transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. Let BMW 1 Series M transmission problems linger and you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your 1 Series M at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 2011 1 Series Ms

According to BMW, your 1 Series M’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, the transmission fluid in your 1 Series M should be exchanged regularly with BMW-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2011  BMW 1 Series M transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your 1 Series M’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

BMW 1 Series M Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for BMW 1 Series M transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your 1 Series M’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2011 BMW 1 Series M’s Transmission

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your BMW? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a BMW 1 Series M? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your 1 Series M’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my 1 Series M's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Maintaining your BMW 1 Series M transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your BMW's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Show Your BMW 1 Series M’s Transmission Some TLC

Automatic or manual transmission, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help. Schedule a transmission service or repair today.