2017 BMW 320i xDrive Transmission Service

Why is Your 2017 320i xDrive’s Transmission So Important?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2017 BMW 320i xDrive transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you ignore BMW 320i xDrive transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your 320i xDrive at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 2017 320i xDrives

Your 320i xDrive’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to BMW. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your 320i xDrive should be exchanged regularly with BMW-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2017 320i xDrive up to BMW-recommended standards. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

BMW 320i xDrive Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for BMW 320i xDrive transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your 320i xDrive’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2017 BMW 320i xDrive’s Transmission

  • What happens if I "ride" my 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 I tow in a BMW 320i xDrive? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, 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 320i xDrive is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • How often does my 320i xDrive transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2017 320i xDrive’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system 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.

Take Time for Your BMW 320i xDrive Transmission

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2017 320i xDrive, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.