2014 BMW 228i Transmission Service & Repairs

Show Your BMW 228i’s Transmission Some TLC

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

What Does Your BMW 228i Transmission Do?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your 228i’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2014 BMW 228i transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you ignore BMW 228i transmission issues you could see your fuel economy decrease or discover that your 228i’s not even driveable.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 2014 228is

According to BMW, your 228i’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your 228i should be exchanged regularly with BMW-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2014  BMW 228i transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your 228i’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

BMW 228i Transmission Service Pricing

We do our best to keep BMW 228i transmission repairs and services affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your 228i a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2014 BMW 228i Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your BMW? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for 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 weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your 228i is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my 228i's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Caring for your BMW 228i’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. About every 30,000 to 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your transmission fluid inspected and perhaps changed. Service intervals can vary depending on how you use your BMW, so check with your technician first. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.
  • Can BMW 228i transmission fluid leak? Yes. BMW 228i transmission fluid can leak as time passes, which may lead to transmission problems. Transmission fluid leaks are often caused by worn or damaged transmission components, such as the transmission pan, cooler lines, seals, or housing. An overfilled transmission may also be behind your transmission fluid leak.
  • Who fixes BMW 228i transmission leaks? Look to your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for 228i transmission system diagnostics and repairs. Schedule an appointment online today.
  • Can I still drive my BMW 228i if it has a transmission fluid leak? It’s not advisable to drive your 228i if it’s leaking transmission fluid. Your transmission system needs transmission fluid to function properly, and a leak can lead to significant problems, such as overheating or reduced performance. You might even experience transmission failure.