Transmission Services for 2007 Volkswagen Passat

Why is Your 2007 Passat’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Passat’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2007 Volkswagen Passat transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you ignore Volkswagen Passat transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your Passat’s not even driveable.

Volkswagen Transmission Recommendations for 2007 Passats

Volkswagen recommends having your Passat's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, Volkswagen recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2007 Volkswagen Passats at certain intervals with Volkswagen-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2007 Passat 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 keep your engine running at peak performance.

Volkswagen Passat Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Volkswagen Passat transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Passat a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2007 Volkswagen Passat Transmission Q&A

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Volkswagen? 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 I tow in a Volkswagen Passat? 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 Passat’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my Passat's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Volkswagen Passat’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. 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.

Brake for Volkswagen Passat Transmission Service

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your Passat today.