2009 BMW 528i xDrive Transmission Service

2009 BMW 528i xDrive Service Schedule

When is it time for 2009 BMW 528i xDrive transmission service or repair?

Why is Your 2009 528i xDrive’s Transmission So Important?

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. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2009 BMW 528i xDrive transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. Let BMW 528i xDrive transmission problems linger and you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that your 528i xDrive isn’t working at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 2009 528i xDrives

Your 528i xDrive’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to BMW. First off, BMW recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2009 BMW 528i xDrives at certain intervals with BMW-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2009 528i xDrive services and perform them according to BMW-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your 528i xDrive’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do BMW 528i xDrive Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable BMW 528i xDrive transmission repairs and services. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your 528i xDrive’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.

2009 BMW 528i xDrive Transmission Q&A

  • 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 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.
  • How often does my 528i xDrive transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your BMW 528i xDrive transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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 528i xDrive Transmission Service

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