Transmission Services for 2021 Lexus RX350

Show Your Lexus RX350’s Transmission Some TLC

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

What’s the Importance of Your 2021 RX350’s Transmission?

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. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2021 Lexus RX350 transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you ignore Lexus RX350 transmission issues you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your RX350 at all.

Lexus Transmission Recommendations for 2021 RX350s

Your RX350’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Lexus. For example, the transmission fluid in your RX350 should be exchanged regularly with Lexus-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2021 RX350 up to Lexus-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your RX350’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Lexus RX350 Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Lexus RX350 transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your RX350's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2021 Lexus RX350 Transmission Q&A

  • 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. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Lexus? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. Defying your RX350 towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your RX350 is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • How often does my RX350 transmission fluid need to be checked? Caring for your Lexus RX350’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.