Transmission Services for 2010 Scion xD

Show Your Scion xD’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2010 xD, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.

Why is Your 2010 xD’s Transmission So Important?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your xD’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2010 Scion xD transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you ignore Scion xD transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your xD at all.

Scion Transmission Recommendations for 2010 xDs

According to Scion, your xD’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your xD should be exchanged regularly with Scion-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2010 xD up to Scion-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your xD’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do Scion xD Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Scion xD 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 inspect your xD'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 rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2010 Scion xD Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your Scion's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Scion tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. Defying your xD towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • How often does my xD transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2010 xD’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. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.
  • Is it possible for transmission fluid to leak from my Scion xD? Yes. Scion xD transmission fluid can leak as time passes, which may lead to transmission problems. Transmission fluid leaks are often caused by worn or damaged transmission components, such as the transmission pan, cooler lines, seals, or housing. An overfilled transmission may also be behind your transmission fluid leak.
  • Where can I get my  Scion xD transmission fixed? Look to your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for xD transmission system diagnostics and repairs. Schedule an appointment online today.
  • Should I avoid driving my Scion xD if there is a transmission fluid leak? Driving your xD 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.