2016 BMW 228i xDrive Transmission Service

What’s the Importance of Your 2016 228i xDrive’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2016 BMW 228i xDrive transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to BMW 228i xDrive transmission trouble you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that your 228i xDrive isn’t working at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 2016 228i xDrives

Your 228i xDrive’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to BMW. First off, your 228i xDrive differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with BMW-approved products. Our technicians know how to service your 2016 228i xDrive up to BMW-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your 228i xDrive’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

BMW 228i xDrive Transmission Service Pricing

We do our best to keep BMW 228i xDrive transmission repairs and services affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your 228i xDrive a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2016 BMW 228i xDrive Questions & Answers

  • 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. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my BMW tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your 228i xDrive’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my 228i xDrive's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Maintaining your BMW 228i xDrive transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2016 228i xDrive, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.