2017 BMW 340i Transmission Service & Repairs

Show Your BMW 340i’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 today.

Why is Your 2017 340i’s Transmission So Important?

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, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your 340i’s performance. They're often easy to notice. BMW 340i 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 don’t pay attention to BMW 340i transmission trouble you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that your 340i isn’t working at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 2017 340is

BMW recommends having your 340i's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your 340i should be exchanged regularly with BMW-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2017 340i services and perform them according to BMW-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your 340i’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

BMW 340i Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable BMW 340i transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your 340i’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2017 BMW 340i’s Transmission

  • What happens if I "ride" my 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? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. Defying your 340i towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my 340i transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your BMW 340i transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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.
  • Is it possible for transmission fluid to leak from my BMW 340i? Yes. BMW 340i transmission fluid can leak over time and potentially cause transmission issues. Worn or damaged seals, a loose or damaged transmission pan, a cracked transmission housing, faulty transmission cooler lines, or an overfilled transmission could cause transmission fluid leaks.
  • Where can I get my  BMW 340i transmission fixed? Look to your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for 340i transmission system diagnostics and repairs. Schedule an appointment online today.
  • Is it okay to drive a 340i with a transmission fluid leak? Driving your 340i with a transmission fluid leak is highly discouraged. Transmission fluid is vital to the smooth operation of your transmission system, and a leak can put the entire system at risk. A transmission fluid leak may lead to decreased performance, overheating, and possibly even transmission failure.