Transmission Services for 1998 BMW 328is

What Does Your BMW 328is Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your 328is’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1998 BMW 328is transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to BMW 328is transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your 328is isn’t working at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 1998 328iss

BMW recommends having your 328is's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your 328is should be exchanged regularly with BMW-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1998  BMW 328is transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. 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 328is Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for BMW 328is transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your 328is'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 routine maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1998 BMW 328is 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. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a BMW? 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 328is’s towing capacity. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your 328is is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • When should I have my 328is's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your BMW 328is’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 328is Transmission Service

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your 328is today.