2016 Lincoln MKZ Transmission Service & Repairs

Take Time for Your Lincoln MKZ Transmission

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

What’s the Importance of Your 2016 MKZ’s Transmission?

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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. Lincoln MKZ transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you ignore Lincoln MKZ transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your MKZ at all.

Lincoln Transmission Recommendations for 2016 MKZs

According to Lincoln, your MKZ’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, Lincoln recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2016 Lincoln MKZs at certain intervals with Lincoln-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2016  Lincoln MKZ transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your MKZ’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do Lincoln MKZ Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Lincoln MKZ transmission repairs and services. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your MKZ a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2016 Lincoln MKZ Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your Lincoln's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Lincoln MKZ? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small. Defying your MKZ towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my MKZ's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2016 MKZ’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. 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. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.