2020 Kia Sorento Transmission Service & Repairs

Why is Your 2020 Sorento’s Transmission So Important?

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. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. Kia Sorento transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Kia Sorento transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your Sorento at all.

Kia Transmission Recommendations for 2020 Sorentos

Kia recommends having your Sorento's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, Kia recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2020 Kia Sorentos at certain intervals with Kia-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2020  Kia Sorento transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Sorento’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your Kia running for miles and miles.

How Much Do Kia Sorento Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Kia Sorento transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Sorento a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2020 Kia Sorento’s Transmission

  • 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.
  • What can I tow in a Kia? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small it is. 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 Sorento's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Caring for your Kia Sorento’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 Kia. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Show Your Kia Sorento’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2020 Sorento, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.