2005 Honda Pilot Transmission Service & Repairs

Why is Your 2005 Pilot’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 tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2005 Honda Pilot transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Honda Pilot transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your Pilot isn’t working at all.

Honda Transmission Recommendations for 2005 Pilots

Your Pilot’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Honda. For example, the transmission fluid in your Pilot should be exchanged regularly with Honda-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2005 Pilot services and perform them according to Honda-recommended specifications. 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.

How Much Do Honda Pilot Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Honda Pilot 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 give your Pilot a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2005 Honda Pilot’s Transmission

  • 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 offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. Defying your Pilot towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my Pilot's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2005 Pilot’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. 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 Honda. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Take Time for Your Honda Pilot Transmission

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