2016 Lincoln MKX Transmission Service

Why is Your 2016 MKX’s Transmission So Important?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose 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. Lincoln MKX transmission problems can present themselves as 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 you can't drive your MKX at all.

Lincoln Transmission Recommendations for 2016 MKXs

Your MKX’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Lincoln. For example, the transmission fluid in your MKX should be exchanged regularly with Lincoln-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2016  Lincoln MKX transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your MKX’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Lincoln MKX Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Lincoln MKX transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your MKX'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 preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2016 Lincoln MKX Transmission Q&A

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Lincoln? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Lincoln MKX? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. Defying your MKX towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your MKX is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my MKX's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2016 MKX’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system 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 Lincoln, so check with your technician first. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Take Time for Your Lincoln MKX Transmission

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2016 MKX, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.