2014 Mazda CX-5 Transmission Service

What Does Your Mazda CX-5 Transmission Do?

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 small transmission issue can put a big dent in your CX-5’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2014 Mazda CX-5 transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. Let Mazda CX-5 transmission problems linger and you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your CX-5 at all.

Mazda Transmission Recommendations for 2014 CX-5s

Your CX-5’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Mazda. Specifically, Mazda recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2014 Mazda CX-5s at certain intervals with Mazda-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2014 CX-5 up to Mazda-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your CX-5’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Mazda CX-5 Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Mazda CX-5 transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your CX-5 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 rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2014 Mazda CX-5 Transmission Q&A

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Mazda? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Mazda tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your CX-5 is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • When should I have my CX-5's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your Mazda CX-5 transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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 Mazda, so check with your technician first. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Show Your Mazda CX-5’s Transmission Some TLC

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