2015 Subaru WRX STI Transmission Service

What’s the Importance of Your 2015 WRX STI’s Transmission?

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 WRX STI’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. Subaru WRX STI transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. Let Subaru WRX STI transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your WRX STI at all.

Subaru Transmission Recommendations for 2015 WRX STIs

According to Subaru, your WRX STI’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, Subaru recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2015 Subaru WRX STIs at certain intervals with Subaru-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2015 WRX STI services and perform them according to Subaru-recommended specifications. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your Subaru running for miles and miles.

Subaru WRX STI Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Subaru WRX STI transmission repairs and services affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your WRX STI'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 preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2015 Subaru WRX STI’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your Subaru'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.
  • How much can I tow in a Subaru WRX STI? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. Defying your WRX STI towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your WRX STI is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • When should I have my WRX STI's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2015 WRX STI’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 Subaru, so check with your technician first. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your Subaru WRX STI’s Transmission Some TLC

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