2018 BMW 340i GT xDrive Transmission Service & Repairs

What’s the Importance of Your 2018 340i GT xDrive’s Transmission?

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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. They're often easy to notice. 2018 BMW 340i GT xDrive transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. Let BMW 340i GT xDrive transmission problems linger and you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your 340i GT xDrive at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 2018 340i GT xDrives

Your 340i GT xDrive’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to BMW. For example, your 340i GT xDrive differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with BMW-approved products. Our technicians know how to service your 2018 340i GT xDrive up to BMW-recommended standards. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your BMW running for miles and miles.

BMW 340i GT xDrive Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep BMW 340i GT xDrive transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your 340i GT xDrive's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2018 BMW 340i GT xDrive Transmission Q&A

  • What happens when you "ride" your BMW's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a BMW 340i GT xDrive? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. Defying your 340i GT xDrive towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your 340i GT xDrive is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my 340i GT xDrive's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Caring for your BMW 340i GT 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. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your BMW 340i GT xDrive’s Transmission Some TLC

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your 340i GT xDrive today.