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BMW 328i Transmission

BMW 328i transmission services offered by Plaza BMW:

  • Transmission Flush
  • Transmission Restoration
  • Transmission Repair
  • Transmission Fluid Change
  • Transmission Filter Replacement
  • A Full BMW 328iTransmission Service includes a gasket, flush, fluid change, filter replacement, hose and pan inspection and a free multi-point inspection on all other components.

At Plaza BMW, our technicians specialize in BMW 328i transmission repair and are OEM certified. Check out our service department reviews online to see why thousands of BMW 328i owners prefer us for brisk, affordable, and reliable auto repair.

BMW 328i Transmission Fluid

A transmission fluid change is generally half the cost of a transmission flush as it requires plentiful less fluid and time to perform. BMW 328i transmission fluid changes are extraordinarily crucial to keep your vehicle's transmission delightful and lubricated. If you don't routinely change your fluids at least every 30,000 miles or so, you may find that your BMW 328i transmission will slip. Check your car's owner's manual for more information on the clear mileage intervals in which your transmission needs the fluid replaced. At Plaza BMW, we bid 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 finding a service center, give us a call at 3145823628 and one of our service mentors will gladly help.

BMW 328i Transmission Filter

Changing your BMW 328i transmission filter isn't as straightforward as alternative filters in your vehicle. There are multiple components to your transmission filter including the filter itself, which is naturally a metal plate with a fiber material that catches pollutants. Your BMW 328i will also contain a pickup tube, gasket, and rubber seal which may all need to be changed along with the filter. Your BMW 328i transmission filter will need to be changed every 30,000 or 50,000 miles. Be convinced to check your vehicle's maintenance guide for more information on mileage and time intervals. You can also give Plaza BMW a call for expert advice. If you'd like us to handle your transmission service, we often promote transmission service coupons ranging from filter discounts to fluid specials on a monthly basis. Click here for more service specials and parts specials.

BMW 328i Transmission Flush

A transmission flush is usually 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 alternative parts of your transmission. A BMW 328i transmission flush also uses about 10 quarts of fluid to completely 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 necessary if your system contains dirt or debris. If the fluid is extremely dark or contains disparate sediments, we would endorse a complete system flush instead of just exchanging the fluid. If you'd like one of our experienced BMW 328i technicians to examine your transmission fluid, book your transmission service online or give Plaza BMW a call at 3145823628.

BMW 328i Automatic vs Manual Transmission

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

Not only are the fluids many between manual and automatic transmissions but the level of heat the fluids experience is highly many. Automatic transmissions generate a lot more heat and thus the fluid in your transmission must be replaced more regularly. If you don't change your BMW 328i transmission fluid, your transmission will have broken metal shavings and divergent corrosive material spread throughout the main elements of your BMW 328i. You should regularly 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 extremely difficult to do. Call or visit Plaza BMW for more information if your transmission doesn't contain a dipstick.

BMW 328i Transmission Problems

Common warning signs that your transmission is having issues are:

  • One of the most famous signs is when your transmission shifts gears but the result of those shifts are delayed.
  • 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 convenient needs more lubricant or something more important could be at fault.
  • An clear sign would be if your BMW 328i transmission warning light is on.
  • Transmission fluid leaks are the most famous sign you need a transmission fluid change or potentially even a complete flush service. It's uncommon, but leaks could also advocate there's an issue with your transmission hose.

If you experience or think you may be experiencing any of these issues, give Plaza BMW 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 328i into our factory-trained technicians and we can observe any issues your vehicle may have for free as part of our multi-point inspection process. Schedule your transmission service online today!

BMW 328i Transmission Replacement

Car transmissions are extremely involved. Picking on whether to rebuild or replace a bad transmission can be highly laborious. Often, the picking factor is determining which components are bad or failing. During a rebuild, Plaza BMW will completely disassemble your BMW 328i transmission and clean and diagnose every single part. This requires big knowledge of not on the components of the transmission, but the estimate of repair versus replacement. It also requires knowing which elements are compatible. Our certified BMW master technicians specialize in transmissions and can complete this process quickly and effectively.

BMW 328i transmission replacement is a much simpler option, however, it can be more costly in the short term. Price shouldn't be your only concern when watching for a transmission replacement, particularly in a BMW 328i. Having the newest and most relevant parts assembled by a factory trained master technician can save you a primary sum of money in the long run. The option that's best for you is entirely your decision. Call the service advisors at Plaza BMW and let us aid you. We generally promote a variety of transmission replacement specials and transmission service specials to aid you save.

BMW 328i Transmission Cost

The cost of a new BMW 328i transmission could be over $3,500 depending on the vehicle, however, transmission services such as fluid changes and a transmission fluid flush are considerably less expensive, in some cases costing less than $150. These services are vital to prolonging the life of your BMW 328i transmission. At Plaza BMW, we suggestion a assortment of transmission repair specials and transmission parts discounts. Call 3145823628 or schedule an appointment online to learn more!