2014 Scion FR-S Transmission Service & Repairs

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

What’s the Importance of Your 2014 FR-S’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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2014 Scion FR-S transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you ignore Scion FR-S transmission issues you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your FR-S at all.

Scion Transmission Recommendations for 2014 FR-Ss

Your FR-S’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Scion. Specifically, your FR-S differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Scion-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 2014  Scion FR-S transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your FR-S’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Scion FR-S Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Scion FR-S transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your FR-S’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2014 Scion FR-S Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Scion? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Scion FR-S? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your FR-S’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my FR-S's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2014 FR-S’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 Scion, so check with your technician first. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.
  • Can Scion FR-S transmission fluid leak? Yes, your Scion FR-S can develop a transmission fluid leak. As your FR-S ages, parts of the transmission system might wear out or break down, leading to a leak and possible transmission issues. Common causes of transmission fluid leaks include worn seals, a damaged transmission housing, a loose or cracked transmission pan, an overfilled transmission, or faulty transmission lines.
  • Who can fix my  Scion FR-S transmission leak? When your FR-S transmission is acting up, Firestone Complete Auto Care is here to help. Book an appointment today for transmission system diagnostics and repairs.
  • Is it okay to drive a FR-S with a transmission fluid leak? Driving your FR-S with a transmission fluid leak is highly discouraged. Transmission fluid is vital to the smooth operation of your transmission system, and a leak can put the entire system at risk. A transmission fluid leak may lead to decreased performance, overheating, and possibly even transmission failure.