Transmission Services for 2021 Ford Escape

Take Time for Your Ford Escape Transmission

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2021 Escape, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.

Why is Your 2021 Escape’s Transmission So Important?

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 small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Escape’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2021 Ford Escape transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you ignore Ford Escape transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your Escape’s not even driveable.

Ford Transmission Recommendations for 2021 Escapes

Ford recommends having your Escape's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. For example, your Escape differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Ford-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 2021  Ford Escape transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your Escape’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Ford Escape Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Ford Escape transmission repairs and services. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Escape's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2021 Ford Escape’s Transmission

  • What happens if I "ride" my Ford's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Ford? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small it is. Defying your Escape towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • How often does my Escape transmission fluid need to be checked? Caring for your Ford Escape’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 Ford, so check with your technician first. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.