Transmission Services for 2012 Mercedes-Benz C300

Service Schedule for 2012 Mercedes-Benz C300

Not sure when your 2012 C300 is due for its next transmission service?

Why is Your 2012 C300’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2012 Mercedes-Benz C300 transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Mercedes-Benz C300 transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your C300 at all.

Mercedes-Benz Transmission Recommendations for 2012 C300s

Your C300’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Mercedes-Benz. First off, your C300 differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Mercedes-Benz-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 2012  Mercedes-Benz C300 transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your C300’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Mercedes-Benz C300 Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Mercedes-Benz C300 transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for 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 car needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2012 Mercedes-Benz C300 Transmission Q&A

  • What happens when you "ride" your Mercedes-Benz's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Mercedes-Benz? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, 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? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2012 C300’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 Mercedes-Benz, so check with your technician first. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Brake for Mercedes-Benz C300 Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2012 C300, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.