Transmission Services for 2003 Lincoln LS

Brake for Lincoln LS Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2003 LS, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.

What Does Your Lincoln LS Transmission Do?

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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. They're often easy to notice. 2003 Lincoln LS transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Lincoln LS transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your LS isn’t working at all.

Lincoln Transmission Recommendations for 2003 LSs

Your LS’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Lincoln. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your LS should be exchanged regularly with Lincoln-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2003 LS services and perform them according to Lincoln-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your LS’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your Lincoln running for miles and miles.

Lincoln LS Transmission Service Pricing

We work hard to offer affordable Lincoln LS transmission repairs and services. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your LS’s major systems and components to help inform your car service 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.

2003 Lincoln LS Transmission Q&A

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Lincoln? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Lincoln LS? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your LS’s towing capacity. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your LS is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • How often does my LS transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your Lincoln LS 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 Lincoln's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.
  • Can Lincoln LS transmission fluid leak? Yes. Lincoln LS transmission fluid can leak over time and potentially cause transmission issues. Worn or damaged seals, a loose or damaged transmission pan, a cracked transmission housing, faulty transmission cooler lines, or an overfilled transmission could cause transmission fluid leaks.
  • Who can fix my  Lincoln LS transmission leak? If you have a problem with your transmission system, don’t hesitate to visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. Our expert technicians can diagnose and repair LS transmission leaks and other issues. Schedule an appointment today!
  • Should I avoid driving my Lincoln LS if there is a transmission fluid leak? Driving your LS with a transmission fluid leak is highly discouraged. Transmission fluid is vital to the smooth operation of your transmission system, and a leak can put the entire system at risk. A transmission fluid leak may lead to decreased performance, overheating, and possibly even transmission failure.