When to schedule service for Manual Transmissions
There are a lot of different things out there saying when, where and even how you should service your manual transmissions on your vehicles. With that being said, here is the route and checklist that we follow when determining the most optimal time to service your vehicle's transmission to keep them running at their absolute best. Keep reading to learn more, there is a bunch of valuable information, tips, and tricks.
The most important thing to realize, is that no two vehicles are the same and you should always read the owner’s manual when trying to establish the best time to schedule your service appointment here at Koala Motorsport. Misplace your owner’s manual or simply are having a hard time figuring it out? No worries! Just give us a call and we will help you determine the best time! After all, our favorite part is growing our relationships with our customers and building that trustworthy bond between us.
As a general rule of thumb, vehicles need service scheduled for the manual transmissions once they’ve been driven for about 30,000 miles. Although, you must keep in mind that this is different for every vehicle. A few signs to watch for making it a clear indication to make an appointment include hearing any buzzing, grinding, or other strange noises, if you have any trouble shifting between your gears, your vehicle begins stalling or surging, your check engine light engages, or you see fluid leaking. By watching for these signs and keeping track of your mileage, you will ensure the longevity of your vehicle!