Transmission Services for 1988 BMW 325is

What Does Your BMW 325is Transmission Do?

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 325is’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1988 BMW 325is transmission problems could include 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. Let BMW 325is transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your 325is’s not even driveable.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 1988 325iss

BMW recommends having your 325is's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, BMW recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1988 BMW 325iss at certain intervals with BMW-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1988 325is up to BMW-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your 325is’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

BMW 325is Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for BMW 325is 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 325is a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1988 BMW 325is Transmission Q&A

  • 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. 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 a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your 325is towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. 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 325is transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your BMW 325is 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.

Show Your BMW 325is’s Transmission Some TLC

Automatic or manual transmission, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help. Schedule a transmission service or repair today.