Transmission Services for 2008 BMW 528xi

2008 BMW 528xi Maintenance Schedule

Not sure when your 2008 528xi is due for its next transmission service?

What Does Your BMW 528xi Transmission Do?

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. 2008 BMW 528xi transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. Let BMW 528xi transmission problems linger and you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your 528xi isn’t working at all.

BMW Transmission Recommendations for 2008 528xis

Your 528xi’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to BMW. First off, BMW recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2008 BMW 528xis at certain intervals with BMW-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2008 528xi services and perform them according to BMW-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your 528xi’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your BMW running for miles and miles.

BMW 528xi Transmission Service Pricing

We do our best to keep BMW 528xi transmission repairs and services affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your 528xi’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2008 BMW 528xi’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your BMW's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and 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. 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.
  • When should I have my 528xi's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2008 528xi’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. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Show Your BMW 528xi’s Transmission Some TLC

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