2003 Lexus GX470 Transmission Service & Repairs

Show Your Lexus GX470’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2003 GX470, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.

2003 Lexus GX470 Maintenance Schedule

Not sure when your 2003 GX470 is due for its next transmission service?

What’s the Importance of Your 2003 GX470’s Transmission?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount 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. 2003 Lexus GX470 transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you ignore Lexus GX470 transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your GX470 at all.

Lexus Transmission Recommendations for 2003 GX470s

According to Lexus, your GX470’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, your GX470 differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Lexus-approved products. Our expert techs are familiar with 2003 GX470 services and perform them according to Lexus-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your GX470’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Lexus GX470 Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for Lexus GX470 transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your GX470 a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2003 Lexus GX470 Transmission Q&A

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Lexus? 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.
  • How much can my Lexus tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. Defying your GX470 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 GX470's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Lexus GX470’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your Lexus's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.