2020 Volkswagen Atlas Transmission Service & Repairs

Why is Your 2020 Atlas’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. Volkswagen Atlas transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking on the road, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you ignore Volkswagen Atlas transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your Atlas isn’t working at all.

Volkswagen Transmission Recommendations for 2020 Atlass

According to Volkswagen, your Atlas’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your Atlas should be exchanged regularly with Volkswagen-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2020 Atlas services and perform them according to Volkswagen-recommended specifications. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Volkswagen Atlas Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Volkswagen Atlas transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Atlas'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 repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2020 Volkswagen Atlas’s Transmission

  • What happens if I "ride" my Volkswagen's brakes? 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 Volkswagen Atlas? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small. Defying your Atlas towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Atlas is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • How often does my Atlas transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your Volkswagen Atlas transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your Volkswagen's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Show Your Volkswagen Atlas’s Transmission Some TLC

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