2018 BMW 340i Transmission Service & Repairs

Why is Your 2018 340i’s Transmission So Important?

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 340i’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2018 BMW 340i transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to BMW 340i transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your 340i isn’t working at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 2018 340is

According to BMW, your 340i’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, BMW recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2018 BMW 340is at certain intervals with BMW-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2018  BMW 340i transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your 340i’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do BMW 340i Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep BMW 340i transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your 340i a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2018 BMW 340i’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your 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. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my BMW tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your 340i’s towing capacity. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your 340i is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • When should I have my 340i's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2018 340i’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. A general rule of thumb is to have your transmission fluid checked and changed about every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, but that timeline can change if you're hard on your BMW. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Brake for BMW 340i Transmission Service

Automatic or manual transmission, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help. Schedule a transmission service or repair today.