Transmission Services for 2014 Subaru Forester

Take Time for Your Subaru Forester Transmission

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

Why is Your 2014 Forester’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Forester’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2014 Subaru Forester transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you ignore Subaru Forester transmission issues you might notice your fuel economy decrease or discover that your Forester’s not even driveable.

Subaru Transmission Recommendations for 2014 Foresters

Your Forester’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Subaru. First off, your Forester differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Subaru-approved products. Our expert techs are familiar with 2014 Forester services and perform them according to Subaru-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Forester’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Subaru Forester Transmission Service Pricing

We work hard to offer affordable Subaru Forester transmission repairs and services. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Forester a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2014 Subaru Forester Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Subaru? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Subaru Forester? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small. Defying your Forester towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my Forester's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Subaru Forester’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your Subaru's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.