Transmission Services for 2008 Lexus GX470

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Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2008 GX470, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.

2008 Lexus GX470 Service Schedule

When is the best time to get transmission services for your 2008 Lexus GX470?

What’s the Importance of Your 2008 GX470’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. 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 GX470’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2008 Lexus GX470 transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, a feeling of shakiness, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you ignore Lexus GX470 transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your GX470 isn’t working at all.

Lexus Transmission Recommendations for 2008 GX470s

According to Lexus, your GX470’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, the transmission fluid in your GX470 should be exchanged regularly with Lexus-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2008  Lexus GX470 transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your GX470’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Lexus GX470 Transmission Service Pricing

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 check out your GX470’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2008 Lexus GX470 Questions & Answers

  • 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. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Lexus tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, 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? Maintaining your Lexus GX470 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. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.