2012 Mazda MX-5 Miata Transmission Service & Repairs

Service Schedule for 2012 Mazda MX-5 Miata

When is it time for 2012 Mazda MX-5 Miata transmission service or repair?

What Does Your Mazda MX-5 Miata Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. 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. Mazda MX-5 Miata transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you ignore Mazda MX-5 Miata transmission issues you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your MX-5 Miata isn’t working at all.

Mazda Transmission Recommendations for 2012 MX-5 Miatas

According to Mazda, your MX-5 Miata’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, your MX-5 Miata differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Mazda-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 2012  Mazda MX-5 Miata transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. 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 Mazda MX-5 Miata Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Mazda MX-5 Miata transmission repairs and services. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your MX-5 Miata a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2012 Mazda MX-5 Miata Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Mazda? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Mazda MX-5 Miata? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my MX-5 Miata's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Mazda MX-5 Miata’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it 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 Mazda, so check with your technician first. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your Mazda MX-5 Miata’s Transmission Some TLC

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your MX-5 Miata today.