2020 Lincoln MKZ Transmission Service & Repairs

What Does Your Lincoln MKZ 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 MKZ’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2020 Lincoln MKZ transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. Let Lincoln MKZ transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your MKZ at all.

Lincoln Transmission Recommendations for 2020 MKZs

According to Lincoln, your MKZ’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your MKZ should be exchanged regularly with Lincoln-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2020 MKZ up to Lincoln-recommended standards. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Lincoln MKZ Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Lincoln MKZ transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your MKZ a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2020 Lincoln MKZ Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your Lincoln's brakes? 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 I tow in a Lincoln MKZ? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your MKZ’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my MKZ transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2020 MKZ’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.

Brake for Lincoln MKZ Transmission Service

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