Transmission Services for 2009 Nissan Maxima

What Does Your Nissan Maxima 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. Nissan Maxima transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. Let Nissan Maxima transmission problems linger and you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your Maxima isn’t working at all.

Nissan Transmission Recommendations for 2009 Maximas

According to Nissan, your Maxima’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your Maxima should be exchanged regularly with Nissan-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2009 Maxima services and perform them according to Nissan-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.

Nissan Maxima Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Nissan Maxima transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Maxima’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2009 Nissan Maxima Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your Nissan's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Nissan Maxima? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your Maxima’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my Maxima's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2009 Maxima’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 Nissan, so check with your technician first. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Take Time for Your Nissan Maxima Transmission

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