2016 BMW 428i Transmission Service & Repairs

What Does Your BMW 428i 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. They're often easy to notice. BMW 428i transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. Let BMW 428i transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your 428i at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 2016 428is

According to BMW, your 428i’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, BMW recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2016 BMW 428is at certain intervals with BMW-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2016  BMW 428i transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your 428i’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

BMW 428i Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for BMW 428i transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your 428i's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2016 BMW 428i Questions & Answers

  • 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. 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 your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small. Defying your 428i towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • Does my 428i's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Maintaining your BMW 428i transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your BMW 428i’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 428i today.