1993 BMW 318i Transmission Service & Repairs

Why is Your 1993 318i’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. They're often easy to notice. 1993 BMW 318i transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to BMW 318i transmission trouble you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that your 318i isn’t working at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 1993 318is

Your 318i’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to BMW. Specifically, your 318i differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with BMW-approved products. Our expert techs are familiar with 1993 318i services and perform them according to BMW-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your 318i’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do BMW 318i Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable BMW 318i transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your 318i's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1993 BMW 318i Questions & Answers

  • 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. 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 volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your 318i’s towing capacity. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your 318i is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • How often does my 318i transmission fluid need to be checked? Caring for your BMW 318i’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. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Show Your BMW 318i’s Transmission Some TLC

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