Transmission Services for 2018 Subaru WRX STI

What Does Your Subaru WRX STI Transmission Do?

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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2018 Subaru WRX STI transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Subaru WRX STI transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your WRX STI at all.

Subaru Transmission Recommendations for 2018 WRX STIs

Your WRX STI’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Subaru. First off, the transmission fluid in your WRX STI should be exchanged regularly with Subaru-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2018  Subaru WRX STI transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your WRX STI’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Subaru WRX STI Transmission Service Pricing

We work hard to offer affordable Subaru WRX STI transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your WRX STI a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2018 Subaru WRX STI’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your Subaru's brakes? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Subaru tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my WRX STI transmission fluid need to be checked? Caring for your Subaru WRX STI’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. A general rule of thumb is to have your transmission fluid checked and changed about every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, but that timeline can change if you're hard on your Subaru. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Take Time for Your Subaru WRX STI Transmission

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2018 WRX STI, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.