2017 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Transmission Service

What’s the Importance of Your 2017 Golf SportWagen’s Transmission?

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

Volkswagen Transmission Recommendations for 2017 Golf SportWagens

According to Volkswagen, your Golf SportWagen’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, Volkswagen recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2017 Volkswagen Golf SportWagens at certain intervals with Volkswagen-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2017 Golf SportWagen services and perform them according to Volkswagen-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Golf SportWagen’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your ((about.manufacturer)) running for miles and miles.

Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Volkswagen Golf SportWagen transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Golf SportWagen’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2017 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your Volkswagen'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. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Volkswagen tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your Golf SportWagen’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my Golf SportWagen's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your Volkswagen Golf SportWagen transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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 Volkswagen, so check with your technician first. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Show Your Volkswagen Golf SportWagen’s Transmission Some TLC

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