Transmission Services for 1987 BMW 325es

What’s the Importance of Your 1987 325es’s Transmission?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your 325es’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. BMW 325es transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to BMW 325es transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your 325es at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 1987 325ess

BMW recommends having your 325es's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your 325es should be exchanged regularly with BMW-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1987 325es up to BMW-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your 325es’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your BMW running for miles and miles.

BMW 325es Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for BMW 325es transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your 325es a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1987 BMW 325es Questions & Answers

  • 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.
  • How much can my BMW tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. Defying your 325es towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your 325es is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • When should I have my 325es's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1987 325es’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 325es’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1987 325es, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.