2012 BMW 335i xDrive Transmission Service & Repairs

What Does Your BMW 335i xDrive Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. BMW 335i xDrive transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you ignore BMW 335i xDrive transmission issues you could see your fuel economy decrease or discover that your 335i xDrive’s not even driveable.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 2012 335i xDrives

According to BMW, your 335i xDrive’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, your 335i xDrive differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with BMW-approved products. Our expert techs are familiar with 2012 335i xDrive services and perform them according to BMW-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your 335i xDrive’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

BMW 335i xDrive Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for BMW 335i xDrive 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 335i xDrive a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2012 BMW 335i xDrive Transmission Q&A

  • 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. 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. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your 335i xDrive’s towing capacity. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your 335i xDrive is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my 335i xDrive's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Caring for your BMW 335i xDrive’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. 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.

Brake for BMW 335i xDrive 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 335i xDrive today.