2011 Mercedes-Benz C300 Transmission Service

2011 Mercedes-Benz C300 Maintenance Schedule

Not sure when your 2011 C300 is due for its next transmission service?

What’s the Importance of Your 2011 C300’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2011 Mercedes-Benz C300 transmission problems could include 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 Mercedes-Benz C300 transmission issues you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your C300 at all.

Mercedes-Benz Transmission Recommendations for 2011 C300s

Your C300’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Mercedes-Benz. Specifically, Mercedes-Benz recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2011 Mercedes-Benz C300s at certain intervals with Mercedes-Benz-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2011 C300 up to Mercedes-Benz-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your C300’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do Mercedes-Benz C300 Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Mercedes-Benz C300 transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your C300'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 transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2011 Mercedes-Benz C300 Questions & Answers

  • 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. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Mercedes-Benz tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. 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 C300's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your Mercedes-Benz C300 transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. A general rule of thumb is to have your transmission fluid checked and changed about every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, but that timeline can change if you're hard on your Mercedes-Benz. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Take Time for Your Mercedes-Benz C300 Transmission

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your C300 today.