2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT S Transmission Service

What’s the Importance of Your 2017 AMG GT S’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. 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. Mercedes-Benz AMG GT S transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, jumping or grinding 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 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT S transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your AMG GT S’s not even driveable.

Mercedes-Benz Transmission Recommendations for 2017 AMG GT Ss

Mercedes-Benz recommends having your AMG GT S's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, Mercedes-Benz recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT Ss at certain intervals with Mercedes-Benz-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2017 AMG GT S services and perform them according to Mercedes-Benz-recommended specifications. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Mercedes-Benz AMG GT S Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Mercedes-Benz AMG GT S transmission repairs and services affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your AMG GT S a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT S’s Transmission

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Mercedes-Benz? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Mercedes-Benz AMG GT S? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your AMG GT S’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my AMG GT S's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your Mercedes-Benz AMG GT S 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 Mercedes-Benz, so check with your technician first. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Take Time for Your Mercedes-Benz AMG GT S Transmission

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your AMG GT S today.