Transmission Services for 2012 Buick LaCrosse

Show Your Buick LaCrosse’s Transmission Some TLC

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

What Does Your Buick LaCrosse 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. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2012 Buick LaCrosse transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, 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 Buick LaCrosse transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your LaCrosse at all.

Buick Transmission Recommendations for 2012 LaCrosses

According to Buick, your LaCrosse’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, Buick recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2012 Buick LaCrosses at certain intervals with Buick-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2012 LaCrosse up to Buick-recommended standards. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your Buick running for miles and miles.

Buick LaCrosse Transmission Service Pricing

We work hard to offer affordable Buick LaCrosse transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your LaCrosse’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2012 Buick LaCrosse Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Buick? 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 I tow in a Buick LaCrosse? 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.
  • Does my LaCrosse's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Caring for your Buick LaCrosse’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 Buick, so check with your technician first. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.