2009 Lincoln MKX Transmission Service

2009 Lincoln MKX Service Schedule

When is it time for 2009 Lincoln MKX transmission service or repair?

What Does Your Lincoln MKX Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. 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 MKX’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2009 Lincoln MKX transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, a feeling of shakiness, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. Let Lincoln MKX transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your MKX isn’t working at all.

Lincoln Transmission Recommendations for 2009 MKXs

Your MKX’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Lincoln. First off, the transmission fluid in your MKX should be exchanged regularly with Lincoln-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2009 MKX up to Lincoln-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your MKX’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Lincoln MKX Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Lincoln MKX 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 check out your MKX’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2009 Lincoln MKX Questions & Answers

  • 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. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Lincoln tow?   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 MKX’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my MKX's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Caring for your Lincoln MKX’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. 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 Lincoln. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your Lincoln MKX’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2009 MKX, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.