Transmission Services for 2007 Mazda RX-8

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

2007 Mazda RX-8 Maintenance Schedule

When is it time for 2007 Mazda RX-8 transmission service or repair?

What’s the Importance of Your 2007 RX-8’s Transmission?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired 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. 2007 Mazda RX-8 transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Mazda RX-8 transmission trouble you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your RX-8 at all.

Mazda Transmission Recommendations for 2007 RX-8s

According to Mazda, your RX-8’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, your RX-8 differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Mazda-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 2007  Mazda RX-8 transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your RX-8’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Mazda RX-8 Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for Mazda RX-8 transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your RX-8's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2007 Mazda RX-8 Questions & Answers

  • What happens if I "ride" my Mazda's brakes? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Mazda tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your RX-8’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my RX-8 transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2007 RX-8’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.