2005 Land Rover LR3 Transmission Service

Take Time for Your Land Rover LR3 Transmission

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

What’s the Importance of Your 2005 LR3’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your LR3’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2005 Land Rover LR3 transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Land Rover LR3 transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your LR3’s not even driveable.

Land Rover Transmission Recommendations for 2005 LR3s

Land Rover recommends having your LR3's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. For example, your LR3 differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Land Rover-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 2005  Land Rover LR3 transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your LR3’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Land Rover LR3 Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Land Rover LR3 transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your LR3’s major systems and components to help inform your car service 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.

2005 Land Rover LR3 Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your Land Rover's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Land Rover tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small it is. Defying your LR3 towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my LR3's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2005 LR3’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system 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 Land Rover. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.
  • Is it possible for transmission fluid to leak from my Land Rover LR3? Yes, your Land Rover LR3 can develop a transmission fluid leak. As your LR3 ages, parts of the transmission system might wear out or break down, leading to a leak and possible transmission issues. Common causes of transmission fluid leaks include worn seals, a damaged transmission housing, a loose or cracked transmission pan, an overfilled transmission, or faulty transmission lines.
  • Who fixes Land Rover LR3 transmission leaks? If you have a problem with your transmission system, don’t hesitate to visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. Our expert technicians can diagnose and repair LR3 transmission leaks and other issues. Schedule an appointment today!
  • Can I drive my Land Rover LR3 with a transmission fluid leak? It’s not advisable to drive your LR3 if it’s leaking transmission fluid. Your transmission system needs transmission fluid to function properly, and a leak can lead to significant problems, such as overheating or reduced performance. You might even experience transmission failure.