Transmission Services for 1988 BMW 325

What’s the Importance of Your 1988 325’s Transmission?

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 325’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1988 BMW 325 transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. Let BMW 325 transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your 325 isn’t working at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 1988 325s

According to BMW, your 325’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, BMW recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1988 BMW 325s at certain intervals with BMW-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1988 325 services and perform them according to BMW-recommended specifications. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your BMW running for miles and miles.

How Much Do BMW 325 Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep BMW 325 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 check out your 325’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1988 BMW 325 Transmission Q&A

  • What happens when you "ride" your BMW's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a BMW? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. Defying your 325 towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my 325's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your BMW 325 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. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Show Your BMW 325’s Transmission Some TLC

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your 325 today.