2011 Honda Insight Transmission Service

What’s the Importance of Your 2011 Insight’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, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2011 Honda Insight transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Honda Insight transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or discover that your Insight’s not even driveable.

Honda Transmission Recommendations for 2011 Insights

Honda recommends having your Insight's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your Insight should be exchanged regularly with Honda-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2011  Honda Insight transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Honda Insight Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Honda Insight transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Insight a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2011 Honda Insight Questions & Answers

  • What happens if I "ride" my Honda'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.
  • What can I tow in a Honda? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your Insight towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Insight is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my Insight's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2011 Insight’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system 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 Honda, so check with your technician first. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Brake for Honda Insight Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2011 Insight, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.