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BMW Transmission

BMW transmission services offered by BMW of Charlottesville:

  • Transmission Repair
  • Transmission Restoration
  • Transmission Filter Replacement
  • Transmission Fluid Change
  • Transmission Flush
  • A Full BMW Transmission Service includes a filter replacement, gasket, fluid change, flush, hose and pan inspection and a free multi-point inspection on all other components.

At BMW of Charlottesville, our mechanics specialize in BMW transmission repair and are OEM certified. Check out our service department reviews online to see why thousands of BMW owners choose us for speedy, affordable, and reliable auto repair.

BMW Transmission Fluid

A transmission fluid change is usually half the price of a transmission flush as it requires disparate less fluid and time to perform. BMW transmission fluid changes are remarkably crucial to keep your vehicle's transmission cordial and lubricated. If you don't routinely change your fluids at least every 30,000 miles or so, you may find that your BMW transmission will slip. Check your car's owner's manual for more information on the different mileage intervals in which your transmission needs the fluid changed. At BMW of Charlottesville, we suggestion a variety of transmission fluid specials. You can also schedule transmission service online and save even more. if you need help researching fluid levels, pricing, or picking a service center, give us a call at 4343373978 and one of our service advisors will gladly help.

BMW Transmission Flush

A transmission flush is ordinarily twice the price of a fluid change due to the amount of time the service takes and the fact that the flush not only replaces the fluid in the pan but also removes fluid from the cooler lines and contrasting parts of your transmission. A BMW transmission flush also uses about 10 quarts of fluid to altogether clean and flush out the system.

How do you know if you need a Transmission Fluid Change or Transmission Flush?

A transmission flush is only essential if your system contains dirt or debris. If the fluid is remarkably dark or contains divergent sediments, we would recommend a complete system flush instead of just exchanging the fluid. If you'd like one of our experienced BMW technicians to examine your transmission fluid, book your transmission service online or give BMW of Charlottesville a call at 4343373978.

BMW Transmission Filter

Changing your BMW transmission filter isn't as easy as back-up filters in your vehicle. There are multiple components to your transmission filter encompassing the filter itself, which is ordinarily a metal plate with a fiber material that catches pollutants. Your BMW will also contain a pickup tube, gasket, and rubber seal which may all need to be replaced along with the filter. Your BMW transmission filter will need to be replaced every 30,000 or 50,000 miles. Be fearless to check your vehicle's maintenance guide for more information on mileage and time intervals. You can also give BMW of Charlottesville a call for high-tech advice. If you'd like us to handle your transmission service, we consistently advertise transmission service coupons ranging from filter discounts to fluid specials on a monthly basis. Click here for more service specials and parts specials.

BMW Transmission Replacement

Car transmissions are tremendously complex. Deciding on whether to rebuild or replace a bad transmission can be exceedingly not comfortable. Naturally, the deciding factor is determining which components are bad or failing. During a rebuild, BMW of Charlottesville will completely disassemble your BMW transmission and clean and investigate every single part. This requires expanded knowledge of not on the components of the transmission, but the cost of repair versus replacement. It also requires knowing which parts are compatible. Our certified BMW master mechanics specialize in transmissions and can complete this process quickly and effectively.

BMW transmission replacement is a much simpler option, however, it can be more costly in the brief term. Rate shouldn't be your only concern when looking for a transmission replacement, particularly in a BMW. Having the newest and most reasonable parts assembled by a factory trained master technician can save you a major amount of money in the long run. The option that's first-rate for you is entirely your decision. Call the service specialists at BMW of Charlottesville and let us help you. We commonly promote a variety of transmission replacement specials and transmission service specials to help you save.

BMW Transmission Problems

Common warning signs that your transmission is having issues are:

  • Strange smells are a sign your transmission fluid is burning inside your components.
  • If you notice an odd noise or grinding sound when you shift gears or if you feel your gears catching when you change them then your transmission correct needs more lubricant or something more hazardous could be at fault.
  • An discernable sign would be if your BMW transmission warning light is on.
  • Transmission fluid leaks are the most normal sign you need a transmission fluid change or potentially even a complete flush service. It's scarce, but leaks could also mean there's an issue with your transmission hose.
  • One of the most normal signs is when your transmission shifts gears but the result of those shifts are delayed.

If you experience or think you may be experiencing each of these issues, give BMW of Charlottesville a call today and we'll walk you through the step by step process of checking your fluid levels or you can bring your BMW into our factory-trained technicians and we can diagnose each issues your automobile may have for free as part of our multi-point inspection process. Schedule your transmission service online today!

BMW Automatic vs Manual Transmission

Automatic and manual transmission will normally require further fluids. Automatic transmission fluids are normally thinner and are normally red or green in color. Manual transmission fluid or gear oil is thicker due to additives and further compounds needed to lubricate the gearbox and further components. Manual transmissions have a higher friction environment due to the way gears are changed, thus the lubricant is further.

Not only are the fluids distinctive between manual and automatic transmissions but the level of heat the fluids experience is very distinctive. Automatic transmissions generate a lot more heat and thus the fluid in your transmission must be changed more commonly. If you don't change your BMW transmission fluid, your transmission will have broken metal shavings and different corrosive material spread throughout the crucial components of your BMW. You should commonly check the fluid levels between your fluid and transmission flush service intervals. In many cases, manual transmissions don't come equipped with a dipstick to check your fluid levels, so it can be exceptionally exceptional to do. Call or visit BMW of Charlottesville for more information if your transmission doesn't contain a dipstick.

BMW Transmission Cost

The cost of a new BMW transmission could be over $3,500 depending on the automobile, however, transmission services such as fluid changes and a transmission fluid flush are considerably less fancy, in some cases costing less than $150. These services are critical to prolonging the life of your BMW transmission. At BMW of Charlottesville, we bid a variety of transmission repair specials and transmission parts rebates. Call 4343373978 or schedule an appointment online to opt for more!