Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right 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. Kia Rio transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you ignore Kia Rio transmission issues you could see your fuel economy decrease or discover that your Rio’s not even driveable.
According to Kia, your Rio’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, Kia recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2006 Kia Rios at certain intervals with Kia-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2006 Kia Rio transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your Rio’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.
We work to keep the average cost for Kia Rio transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Rio a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a 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.
Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2006 Rio, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.