2018 GMC Acadia Transmission Service

What Does Your GMC Acadia 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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2018 GMC Acadia transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you ignore GMC Acadia transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your Acadia at all.

GMC Transmission Recommendations for 2018 Acadias

According to GMC, your Acadia’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, GMC recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2018 GMC Acadias at certain intervals with GMC-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2018 Acadia up to GMC-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Acadia’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

GMC Acadia Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for GMC Acadia transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Acadia’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2018 GMC Acadia’s Transmission

  • What happens if I "ride" my GMC's brakes? 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 my GMC tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small. Defying your Acadia towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Acadia is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my Acadia's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Caring for your GMC Acadia’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 GMC, so check with your technician first. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

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