2014 BMW 528i xDrive Transmission Service

What Does Your BMW 528i xDrive Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your 528i xDrive’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2014 BMW 528i xDrive transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to BMW 528i xDrive transmission trouble you could see your fuel economy decrease or discover that your 528i xDrive’s not even driveable.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 2014 528i xDrives

According to BMW, your 528i xDrive’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, your 528i xDrive differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with BMW-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 2014  BMW 528i xDrive transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your 528i xDrive’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your BMW running for miles and miles.

How Much Do BMW 528i xDrive Transmission Repairs 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 car needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2014 BMW 528i xDrive Transmission Q&A

  • What happens when you "ride" your BMW's brakes? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use 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. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. 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.
  • Does my 528i xDrive's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2014 528i xDrive’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system 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. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Show Your BMW 528i xDrive’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2014 528i xDrive, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.