2014 Buick LaCrosse Transmission Service

Show Your Buick LaCrosse’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2014 LaCrosse, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment 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 of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2014 Buick LaCrosse transmission problems can show up as 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 Buick LaCrosse transmission issues you might notice your fuel economy decrease or discover that your LaCrosse’s not even driveable.

Buick Transmission Recommendations for 2014 LaCrosses

According to Buick, your LaCrosse’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, Buick recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2014 Buick LaCrosses at certain intervals with Buick-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2014  Buick LaCrosse transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your LaCrosse’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Buick LaCrosse Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for Buick LaCrosse transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your LaCrosse a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2014 Buick LaCrosse Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your Buick's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Buick LaCrosse? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small. Defying your LaCrosse towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my LaCrosse transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2014 LaCrosse’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 Buick's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.
  • Can Buick LaCrosse transmission fluid leak? Yes. Buick LaCrosse transmission fluid can leak as time passes, which may lead to transmission problems. Transmission fluid leaks are often caused by worn or damaged transmission components, such as the transmission pan, cooler lines, seals, or housing. An overfilled transmission may also be behind your transmission fluid leak.
  • Who fixes Buick LaCrosse transmission leaks? Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care can troubleshoot and repair LaCrosse transmission systems. Book an appointment online today.
  • Can I drive my Buick LaCrosse with a transmission fluid leak? Driving with a transmission fluid leak is not recommended. Transmission fluid is essential to the proper operation of the transmission system, and a leak can cause serious problems, including reduced performance, overheating, and potentially transmission failure.