2013 Volkswagen Tiguan Transmission Service

What Does Your Volkswagen Tiguan Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Tiguan’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. Volkswagen Tiguan transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you ignore Volkswagen Tiguan transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your Tiguan’s not even driveable.

Volkswagen Transmission Recommendations for 2013 Tiguans

According to Volkswagen, your Tiguan’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, the transmission fluid in your Tiguan should be exchanged regularly with Volkswagen-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2013 Tiguan 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 Tiguan Transmission Service Pricing

We do our best to keep Volkswagen Tiguan transmission repairs and services affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Tiguan a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2013 Volkswagen Tiguan Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Volkswagen? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Volkswagen tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. Defying your Tiguan towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my Tiguan's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2013 Tiguan’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. 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. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Take Time for Your Volkswagen Tiguan Transmission

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2013 Tiguan, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.