2004 Lexus GX470 Transmission Service & Repairs

Take Time for Your Lexus GX470 Transmission

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your GX470 today.

Service Schedule for 2004 Lexus GX470

When is the best time to get transmission services for your 2004 Lexus GX470?

Why is Your 2004 GX470’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your GX470’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2004 Lexus GX470 transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. Let Lexus GX470 transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your GX470 isn’t working at all.

Lexus Transmission Recommendations for 2004 GX470s

Your GX470’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Lexus. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your GX470 should be exchanged regularly with Lexus-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2004 GX470 up to Lexus-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your GX470’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Lexus GX470 Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Lexus GX470 transmission repairs and services 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.

2004 Lexus GX470 Transmission Q&A

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Lexus? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Lexus tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your GX470’s towing capacity. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • Does my GX470's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Caring for your Lexus GX470’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. 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. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.