2003 Lexus LX470 Transmission Service & Repairs

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

Why is Your 2003 LX470’s Transmission So Important?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2003 Lexus LX470 transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Lexus LX470 transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your LX470 isn’t working at all.

Lexus Transmission Recommendations for 2003 LX470s

According to Lexus, your LX470’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, the transmission fluid in your LX470 should be exchanged regularly with Lexus-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2003  Lexus LX470 transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your LX470’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your Lexus running for miles and miles.

How Much Do Lexus LX470 Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Lexus LX470 transmission repairs and services affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your LX470'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 routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2003 Lexus LX470 Transmission Q&A

  • 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.
  • How much can my Lexus tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small it is. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your LX470’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my LX470 transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your Lexus LX470 transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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.