2022 Subaru WRX Transmission Service & Repairs

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Automatic or manual transmission, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help. Schedule a transmission service or repair today.

Why is Your 2022 WRX’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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2022 Subaru WRX transmission problems could include 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 Subaru WRX transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your WRX at all.

Subaru Transmission Recommendations for 2022 WRXs

According to Subaru, your WRX’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, Subaru recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2022 Subaru WRXs at certain intervals with Subaru-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2022 WRX up to Subaru-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your WRX’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Subaru WRX Transmission Service Pricing

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

2022 Subaru WRX Questions & Answers

  • What happens if I "ride" my 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 my Subaru tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your WRX 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.
  • Does my WRX's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2022 WRX’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system 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. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.
  • Can transmission fluid leak from my Subaru WRX? Yes. Subaru WRX transmission fluid can leak over time and potentially cause transmission issues. Worn or damaged seals, a loose or damaged transmission pan, a cracked transmission housing, faulty transmission cooler lines, or an overfilled transmission could cause transmission fluid leaks.
  • Who does Subaru WRX transmission repair? Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care can troubleshoot and repair WRX transmission systems. Book an appointment online today.
  • Can I drive my Subaru WRX with a transmission fluid leak? It’s not advisable to drive your WRX if it’s leaking transmission fluid. Your transmission system needs transmission fluid to function properly, and a leak can lead to significant problems, such as overheating or reduced performance. You might even experience transmission failure.