2022 Kia Niro EV Transmission Service & Repairs

Take Time for Your Kia Niro EV Transmission

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2022 Niro EV, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.

What Does Your Kia Niro EV Transmission Do?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2022 Kia Niro EV transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you ignore Kia Niro EV transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your Niro EV isn’t working at all.

Kia Transmission Recommendations for 2022 Niro EVs

Kia recommends having your Niro EV's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. For example, the transmission fluid in your Niro EV should be exchanged regularly with Kia-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2022 Niro EV up to Kia-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Niro EV’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your Kia running for miles and miles.

Kia Niro EV Transmission Service Pricing

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

2022 Kia Niro EV Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Kia? 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.
  • How much can I tow in a Kia Niro EV? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small. Defying your Niro EV towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my Niro EV's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2022 Niro EV’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your Kia's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.
  • Can Kia Niro EV transmission fluid leak? Yes. Kia Niro EV transmission fluid can leak as time passes, which may lead to transmission problems. Transmission fluid leaks are often caused by worn or damaged transmission components, such as the transmission pan, cooler lines, seals, or housing. An overfilled transmission may also be behind your transmission fluid leak.
  • Who fixes Kia Niro EV transmission leaks? When your Niro EV transmission is acting up, Firestone Complete Auto Care is here to help. Book an appointment today for transmission system diagnostics and repairs.
  • Is it okay to drive a Niro EV with a transmission fluid leak? Driving your Niro EV with a transmission fluid leak is highly discouraged. Transmission fluid is vital to the smooth operation of your transmission system, and a leak can put the entire system at risk. A transmission fluid leak may lead to decreased performance, overheating, and possibly even transmission failure.