2021 BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe Transmission Service

What’s the Importance of Your 2021 228i xDrive Gran Coupe’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your 228i xDrive Gran Coupe’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2021 BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you ignore BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your 228i xDrive Gran Coupe isn’t working at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 2021 228i xDrive Gran Coupes

BMW recommends having your 228i xDrive Gran Coupe's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, BMW recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2021 BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupes at certain intervals with BMW-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2021  BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your 228i xDrive Gran Coupe’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe transmission repairs and services. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your 228i xDrive Gran Coupe’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2021 BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe Transmission Q&A

  • What happens when you "ride" your BMW's brakes? 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 my BMW tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small it is. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your 228i xDrive Gran Coupe’s towing capacity. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your 228i xDrive Gran Coupe is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my 228i xDrive Gran Coupe's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2021 228i xDrive Gran Coupe’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. A general rule of thumb is to have your transmission fluid checked and changed about every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, but that timeline can change if you're hard on your BMW. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Show Your BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2021 228i xDrive Gran Coupe, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.