Transmission Services for 2012 BMW 328i xDrive

What’s the Importance of Your 2012 328i xDrive’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. 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 328i xDrive’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2012 BMW 328i xDrive transmission problems could include 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 328i xDrive transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your 328i xDrive isn’t working at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 2012 328i xDrives

BMW recommends having your 328i xDrive's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, your 328i xDrive differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with BMW-approved products. Our expert techs are familiar with 2012 328i xDrive services and perform them according to BMW-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your 328i xDrive’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your BMW running for miles and miles.

BMW 328i xDrive Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for BMW 328i xDrive transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your 328i xDrive's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2012 BMW 328i xDrive Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your BMW? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my BMW tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small it is. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your 328i xDrive’s towing capacity. 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 328i xDrive transmission fluid need to be checked? Caring for your BMW 328i xDrive’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your BMW's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Brake for BMW 328i xDrive Transmission Service

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