Transmission Services for 2021 Kia Sorento

Why is Your 2021 Sorento’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount 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. Kia Sorento transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Kia Sorento transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your Sorento isn’t working at all.

Kia Transmission Recommendations for 2021 Sorentos

According to Kia, your Sorento’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your Sorento should be exchanged regularly with Kia-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2021 Sorento up to Kia-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your Sorento’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do Kia Sorento Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Kia Sorento transmission repairs and services affordable. 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 car needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2021 Kia Sorento Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your Kia's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use 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. Defying your Sorento towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • When should I have my Sorento's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your Kia Sorento transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

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