2017 Buick Regal Transmission Service

Show Your Buick Regal’s Transmission Some TLC

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your Regal today.

What Does Your Buick Regal 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 small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Regal’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2017 Buick Regal transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Buick Regal transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your Regal isn’t working at all.

Buick Transmission Recommendations for 2017 Regals

Your Regal’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Buick. First off, the transmission fluid in your Regal should be exchanged regularly with Buick-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2017 Regal services and perform them according to Buick-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your Regal’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Buick Regal Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Buick Regal 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 check out your Regal’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2017 Buick Regal’s Transmission

  • 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. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Buick tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your Regal’s towing capacity. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Regal is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • When should I have my Regal's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your Buick Regal transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.
  • Can Buick Regal transmission fluid leak? Yes. Buick Regal transmission fluid can leak over time and potentially cause transmission issues. Worn or damaged seals, a loose or damaged transmission pan, a cracked transmission housing, faulty transmission cooler lines, or an overfilled transmission could cause transmission fluid leaks.
  • Where can I get my  Buick Regal transmission fixed? Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care can troubleshoot and repair Regal transmission systems. Book an appointment online today.
  • Is it okay to drive a Regal with a transmission fluid leak? You should avoid driving with a transmission fluid leak. Your transmission system relies on transmission fluid to operate properly, and a leak may decrease performance, cause your Regal to overheat, or even lead to transmission failure.