What Are the Benefits of a Transmission System Service?

engine serviceA car’s transmission system is a crucial component that efficiently transfers the power generated by the car’s engine to all the wheels through its mechanical system. Given its significance for the overall smooth operation of your vehicle, it’s essential for car owners to maintain it through regular maintenance and service. At Terra Nova Buick GMC, our industry-trained technicians, who are equipped with extensive knowledge and experience in transmission system service, explain its importance below. Take a look! 

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Why is Transmission Service Important?

Within the transmission system, you will find transmission fluid that lubricates, cleans and cools all the internal components of your vehicle’s powertrain system. Doing so ensures that all these components work optimally to contribute to the seamless operation of your car. However, transmission fluid gets dirty over time, severely affecting fuel efficiency and performance. This is where transmission system service becomes important, as it changes or replaces the contaminated transmission oil with a new one, restoring the car’s smooth performance. Moreover, regular service not only improves your vehicle’s performance but also enhances its fuel efficiency, saving you money in the long run. 

What Are the Common Signs of Transmission Fluid Breakdown?

Some common signs that indicate a failing transmission oil include:

  • A metal-on-metal grinding sound
  • Check engine light activates
  • Delayed acceleration
  • Burning fluid smell
  • Leaking fluid
  • Delayed gear shifting

Book a Transmission Service at Terra Nova Buick GMC

Visit Terra Nova Motors in St.Johns, NB, to schedule a transmission system service and ensure the uninterrupted performance and reliability of your vehicle. Our team of experienced technicians follows OEM recommendations and industry standards, ensuring your cars perform optimally for longer. Got any questions, please call us at 709-364-4130, and we will be happy to assist you.