2016 Kia Forte Koup Transmission Service

Show Your Kia Forte Koup’s Transmission Some TLC

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

What’s the Importance of Your 2016 Forte Koup’s Transmission?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Forte Koup’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2016 Kia Forte Koup transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you ignore Kia Forte Koup transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your Forte Koup’s not even driveable.

Kia Transmission Recommendations for 2016 Forte Koups

According to Kia, your Forte Koup’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your Forte Koup should be exchanged regularly with Kia-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2016 Forte Koup up to Kia-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Forte Koup’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your Kia running for miles and miles.

Kia Forte Koup Transmission Service Pricing

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

2016 Kia Forte Koup Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Kia? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Kia tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my Forte Koup's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2016 Forte Koup’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 Kia, so check with your technician first. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.
  • Can my Kia Forte Koup leak transmission fluid? Over time, transmission fluid can leak from your Kia Forte Koup, potentially causing transmission problems. A transmission fluid leak may be caused by a damaged transmission pan, faulty transmission cooler lines, worn-out seals, a cracked transmission housing, or an overfilled transmission.
  • Who fixes Kia Forte Koup transmission leaks? Look to your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for Forte Koup transmission system diagnostics and repairs. Schedule an appointment online today.
  • Can I drive my Kia Forte Koup with a transmission fluid leak? You should avoid driving with a transmission fluid leak. Your transmission system relies on transmission fluid to operate properly, and a leak may decrease performance, cause your Forte Koup to overheat, or even lead to transmission failure.