2012 Cadillac CTS Transmission Service & Repairs

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

What’s the Importance of Your 2012 CTS’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2012 Cadillac CTS 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. If you don’t pay attention to Cadillac CTS transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your CTS isn’t working at all.

Cadillac Transmission Recommendations for 2012 CTSs

According to Cadillac, your CTS’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, your CTS differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Cadillac-approved products. Our technicians know how to service your 2012 CTS up to Cadillac-recommended standards. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Cadillac CTS Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Cadillac CTS transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your CTS a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2012 Cadillac CTS Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your Cadillac'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 Cadillac CTS? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. Defying your CTS towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my CTS transmission fluid need to be checked? Caring for your Cadillac CTS’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 Cadillac, so check with your technician first. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.
  • Is it possible for transmission fluid to leak from my Cadillac CTS? Over time, transmission fluid can leak from your Cadillac CTS, potentially causing transmission problems. A transmission fluid leak may be caused by a damaged transmission pan, faulty transmission cooler lines, worn-out seals, a cracked transmission housing, or an overfilled transmission.
  • Where can I get my  Cadillac CTS transmission fixed? Look to your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for CTS transmission system diagnostics and repairs. Schedule an appointment online today.
  • Can I still drive my Cadillac CTS if it has a transmission fluid leak? Driving your CTS 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.