2013 Lexus GS450h Transmission Service

Show Your Lexus GS450h’s Transmission Some TLC

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your GS450h today.

What Does Your Lexus GS450h Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2013 Lexus GS450h transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, a feeling of shakiness, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Lexus GS450h transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your GS450h at all.

Lexus Transmission Recommendations for 2013 GS450hs

Your GS450h’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Lexus. For example, the transmission fluid in your GS450h should be exchanged regularly with Lexus-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2013 GS450h services and perform them according to Lexus-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your GS450h’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Lexus GS450h Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Lexus GS450h transmission repairs and services affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your GS450h's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2013 Lexus GS450h Transmission Q&A

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Lexus? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Lexus? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. 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.
  • How often does my GS450h transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your Lexus GS450h transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. About every 30,000 to 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your transmission fluid inspected and perhaps changed. Service intervals can vary depending on how you use your Lexus, so check with your technician first. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.