Transmission Services for 2012 BMW 528i xDrive

Why is Your 2012 528i xDrive’s Transmission So Important?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. 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. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2012 BMW 528i xDrive transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you ignore BMW 528i xDrive transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your 528i xDrive at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 2012 528i xDrives

BMW recommends having your 528i xDrive's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. For example, BMW recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2012 BMW 528i xDrives at certain intervals with BMW-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2012  BMW 528i xDrive transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. 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 keep your engine running at peak performance.

BMW 528i xDrive Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable BMW 528i xDrive 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 give your 528i xDrive a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2012 BMW 528i xDrive Transmission Q&A

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your BMW? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a BMW? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. Defying your 528i xDrive towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your 528i xDrive is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • When should I have my 528i xDrive's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your BMW 528i xDrive’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. 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 528i xDrive Transmission Service

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your 528i xDrive today.