2021 Lexus LS500 Transmission Service

Show Your Lexus LS500’s Transmission Some TLC

Automatic or manual transmission, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help. Schedule a transmission service or repair today.

What Does Your Lexus LS500 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 small transmission issue can put a big dent in your LS500’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2021 Lexus LS500 transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Lexus LS500 transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your LS500 isn’t working at all.

Lexus Transmission Recommendations for 2021 LS500s

Lexus recommends having your LS500's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. For example, your LS500 differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Lexus-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 2021  Lexus LS500 transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Lexus LS500 Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for Lexus LS500 transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your LS500'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 transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2021 Lexus LS500 Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your 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.
  • What can I tow in a Lexus? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your LS500 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 LS500's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Maintaining your Lexus LS500 transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. A general rule of thumb is to have your transmission fluid checked and changed about every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, but that timeline can change if you're hard on your Lexus. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.