1989 BMW 525i Transmission Service

What’s the Importance of Your 1989 525i’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 1989 BMW 525i transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to BMW 525i transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your 525i’s not even driveable.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 1989 525is

BMW recommends having your 525i's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, BMW recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1989 BMW 525is at certain intervals with BMW-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1989 525i up to BMW-recommended standards. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

BMW 525i Transmission Service Pricing

We work hard to offer affordable BMW 525i transmission repairs and services. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your 525i'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 transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1989 BMW 525i Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your BMW? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my BMW tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. Defying your 525i towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your 525i is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my 525i's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Maintaining your BMW 525i 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. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Brake for BMW 525i Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1989 525i, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.