2018 Hyundai Tucson Transmission Service

What Does Your Hyundai Tucson Transmission Do?

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. 2018 Hyundai Tucson transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. Let Hyundai Tucson transmission problems linger and you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your Tucson isn’t working at all.

Hyundai Transmission Recommendations for 2018 Tucsons

According to Hyundai, your Tucson’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, your Tucson differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Hyundai-approved products. Our technicians know how to service your 2018 Tucson up to Hyundai-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your Tucson’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Hyundai Tucson Transmission Service Cost

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

2018 Hyundai Tucson Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Hyundai? 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 Hyundai? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your Tucson towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Tucson is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • How often does my Tucson transmission fluid need to be checked? Caring for your Hyundai Tucson’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it 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 Hyundai. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Take Time for Your Hyundai Tucson Transmission

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your Tucson today.