2015 Mazda MX-5 Miata Transmission Service & Repairs

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

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

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 your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount 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. 2015 Mazda MX-5 Miata transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you ignore Mazda MX-5 Miata transmission issues you could see your fuel economy decrease or discover that your MX-5 Miata’s not even driveable.

Mazda Transmission Recommendations for 2015 MX-5 Miatas

Mazda recommends having your MX-5 Miata's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. For example, Mazda recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2015 Mazda MX-5 Miatas at certain intervals with Mazda-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2015  Mazda MX-5 Miata transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your MX-5 Miata’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Mazda MX-5 Miata Transmission Service 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 inspect your MX-5 Miata's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2015 Mazda MX-5 Miata Questions & Answers

  • What happens if I "ride" my Mazda's brakes? 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.
  • What can I tow in a Mazda? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small. Defying your MX-5 Miata towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my MX-5 Miata's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2015 MX-5 Miata’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 Mazda, so check with your technician first. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.
  • Can my Mazda MX-5 Miata leak transmission fluid? Over time, transmission fluid can leak from your Mazda MX-5 Miata, potentially causing transmission problems. A transmission fluid leak may be caused by a damaged transmission pan, faulty transmission cooler lines, worn-out seals, a cracked transmission housing, or an overfilled transmission.
  • Who can fix my  Mazda MX-5 Miata transmission leak? Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care can troubleshoot and repair MX-5 Miata transmission systems. Book an appointment online today.
  • Can I drive my Mazda MX-5 Miata with a transmission fluid leak? Driving your MX-5 Miata with a transmission fluid leak is highly discouraged. Transmission fluid is vital to the smooth operation of your transmission system, and a leak can put the entire system at risk. A transmission fluid leak may lead to decreased performance, overheating, and possibly even transmission failure.