Transmission Services for 2016 BMW 528i xDrive

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. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your 528i xDrive’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2016 BMW 528i xDrive transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping 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 your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your 528i xDrive at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 2016 528i xDrives

Your 528i xDrive’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to BMW. For example, the transmission fluid in your 528i xDrive should be exchanged regularly with BMW-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2016 528i xDrive services and perform them according to BMW-recommended specifications. 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 engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do BMW 528i xDrive Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep BMW 528i xDrive transmission repairs and services affordable. 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 repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2016 BMW 528i xDrive 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. 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 volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your 528i xDrive’s towing capacity. 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? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2016 528i xDrive’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your BMW's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Show Your BMW 528i xDrive’s Transmission Some TLC

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