Transmission Services for 2011 BMW 335i

What’s the Importance of Your 2011 335i’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 335i’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. BMW 335i transmission problems can present themselves as 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 335i transmission trouble you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that your 335i isn’t working at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 2011 335is

Your 335i’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to BMW. First off, BMW recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2011 BMW 335is at certain intervals with BMW-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2011  BMW 335i 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.

How Much Do BMW 335i Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep BMW 335i transmission repairs and services affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your 335i’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2011 BMW 335i Questions & Answers

  • What happens if I "ride" my BMW's brakes? 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 volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my 335i's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2011 335i’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system 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.

Take Time for Your BMW 335i Transmission

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2011 335i, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.