The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. 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 GTI’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. Volkswagen GTI transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Volkswagen GTI transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or discover that your GTI’s not even driveable.
Volkswagen recommends having your GTI's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, Volkswagen recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2016 Volkswagen GTIs at certain intervals with Volkswagen-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2016 GTI services and perform them according to Volkswagen-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your GTI’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.
We work to keep the average cost for Volkswagen GTI transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your GTI's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.
Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your GTI today.