1993 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, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your 318is’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 1993 BMW 318is transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to BMW 318is transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your 318is isn’t working at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 1993 318iss

According to BMW, your 318is’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, the transmission fluid in your 318is should be exchanged regularly with BMW-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1993  BMW 318is transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. 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 to keep the average cost for BMW 318is transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your 318is’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1993 BMW 318is Transmission Q&A

  • What happens when you "ride" your BMW's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and 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 small it is. 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.
  • How often does my 318is transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your BMW 318is transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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.

Brake for BMW 318is Transmission Service

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your 318is today.