Transmission Services for 1983 BMW 528e

What’s the Importance of Your 1983 528e’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. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1983 BMW 528e transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you ignore BMW 528e transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your 528e’s not even driveable.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 1983 528es

Your 528e’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to BMW. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your 528e should be exchanged regularly with BMW-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1983  BMW 528e transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your 528e’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 528e Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep BMW 528e transmission repairs and services affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your 528e a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1983 BMW 528e’s Transmission

  • 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 a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my 528e's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Maintaining your BMW 528e 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.

Take Time for Your BMW 528e Transmission

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