1992 BMW 318is Transmission Service & Repairs

What Does Your BMW 318is Transmission Do?

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. 1992 BMW 318is transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to BMW 318is transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your 318is’s not even driveable.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 1992 318iss

Your 318is’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to BMW. For example, your 318is differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with BMW-approved products. Our technicians know how to service your 1992 318is up to BMW-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your 318is’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 318is Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable BMW 318is transmission repairs and services. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your 318is a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. 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.

1992 BMW 318is 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. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a BMW? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • Does my 318is's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1992 318is’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 318is’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1992 318is, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.