Transmission Services for 2009 Mazda 5

Take Time for Your Mazda 5 Transmission

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2009 5, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.

Why is Your 2009 5’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired 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. 2009 Mazda 5 transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking at any speed, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you ignore Mazda 5 transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your 5’s not even driveable.

Mazda Transmission Recommendations for 2009 5s

Your 5’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Mazda. For example, the transmission fluid in your 5 should be exchanged regularly with Mazda-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2009 5 up to Mazda-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your 5’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Mazda 5 Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Mazda 5 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 5 a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2009 Mazda 5’s Transmission

  • What happens if I "ride" my Mazda'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.
  • What can I tow in a Mazda? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your 5 towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my 5's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Caring for your Mazda 5’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your Mazda'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.