2011 Hyundai Sonata Transmission Service & Repairs

Why is Your 2011 Sonata’s Transmission So Important?

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. They're often easy to notice. Hyundai Sonata transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Hyundai Sonata transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your Sonata at all.

Hyundai Transmission Recommendations for 2011 Sonatas

Hyundai recommends having your Sonata's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. For example, Hyundai recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2011 Hyundai Sonatas at certain intervals with Hyundai-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2011 Sonata services and perform them according to Hyundai-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Sonata’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Hyundai Sonata Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Hyundai Sonata transmission repairs and services affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Sonata’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2011 Hyundai Sonata Questions & Answers

  • What happens if I "ride" my Hyundai's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Hyundai tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your Sonata 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 Sonata transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2011 Sonata’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 Hyundai, so check with your technician first. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Brake for Hyundai Sonata Transmission Service

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