2000 Lexus LS400 Transmission Service

Show Your Lexus LS400’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2000 LS400, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.

2000 Lexus LS400 Maintenance Schedule

Not sure when your 2000 LS400 is due for its next transmission service?

What Does Your Lexus LS400 Transmission Do?

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 tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2000 Lexus LS400 transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. Let Lexus LS400 transmission problems linger and you might notice your fuel economy decrease or discover that your LS400’s not even driveable.

Lexus Transmission Recommendations for 2000 LS400s

According to Lexus, your LS400’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, your LS400 differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Lexus-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 2000  Lexus LS400 transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your LS400’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Lexus LS400 Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Lexus LS400 transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your LS400 a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2000 Lexus LS400’s Transmission

  • What happens if I "ride" my Lexus's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Lexus LS400? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. Defying your LS400 towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • Does my LS400's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Maintaining your Lexus LS400 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.