2018 Buick Regal Sportback Transmission Service & Repairs

Show Your Buick Regal Sportback’s Transmission Some TLC

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

Why is Your 2018 Regal Sportback’s Transmission So Important?

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. 2018 Buick Regal Sportback transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. Let Buick Regal Sportback transmission problems linger and you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your Regal Sportback isn’t working at all.

Buick Transmission Recommendations for 2018 Regal Sportbacks

Your Regal Sportback’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Buick. Specifically, your Regal Sportback differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Buick-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 2018  Buick Regal Sportback transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Regal Sportback’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Buick Regal Sportback Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for Buick Regal Sportback transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Regal Sportback 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 trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2018 Buick Regal Sportback’s Transmission

  • 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. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Buick Regal Sportback? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. Defying your Regal Sportback towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my Regal Sportback's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2018 Regal Sportback’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. A general rule of thumb is to have your transmission fluid checked and changed about every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, but that timeline can change if you're hard on your Buick. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.
  • Can transmission fluid leak from my Buick Regal Sportback? Yes. Buick Regal Sportback 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 can fix my  Buick Regal Sportback transmission leak? Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care can troubleshoot and repair Regal Sportback transmission systems. Book an appointment online today.
  • Can I still drive my Buick Regal Sportback if it has a transmission fluid leak? Driving your Regal Sportback with a transmission fluid leak is highly discouraged. Transmission fluid is vital to the smooth operation of your transmission system, and a leak can put the entire system at risk. A transmission fluid leak may lead to decreased performance, overheating, and possibly even transmission failure.