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2018 Lexus IS 350 Transmission

2018 Lexus IS 350 transmission services offered by Plaza Lexus:

  • Transmission Flush
  • Transmission Repair
  • Transmission Fluid Change
  • Transmission Restoration
  • Transmission Filter Replacement
  • A Full 2018 Lexus IS 350Transmission Service includes a flush, gasket, filter replacement, fluid change, hose and pan inspection and a free multi-point inspection on all other components.

At Plaza Lexus, our technicians specialize in 2018 Lexus IS 350 transmission repair and are OEM certified. Check out our service company reviews online to see why thousands of Lexus IS 350 owners designate us for nimble, affordable, and reliable auto repair.

2018 Lexus IS 350 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 other parts of your transmission. A 2018 Lexus IS 350 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 needed if your system contains dirt or debris. If the fluid is exceptionally dark or contains extra sediments, we would indicate a complete system flush instead of just exchanging the fluid. If you'd like one of our experienced Lexus IS 350 technicians to examine your transmission fluid, book your transmission service online or give Plaza Lexus a call at 3145823688.

2018 Lexus IS 350 Transmission Filter

Changing your 2018 Lexus IS 350 transmission filter isn't as commonplace as other filters in your car. There are multiple components to your transmission filter including the filter itself, which is usually a metal plate with a fiber material that catches pollutants. Your 2018 Lexus IS 350 will also contain a gasket, pickup tube, and rubber seal which may all need to be interchanged along with the filter. Your 2018 Lexus IS 350 transmission filter will need to be interchanged every 30,000 or 50,000 miles. Be sure to check your vehicle's maintenance guide for more information on mileage and time intervals. You can also give Plaza Lexus a call for expert advice. If you'd like us to handle your transmission service, we typically promote transmission service coupons ranging from filter premiums to fluid specials on a monthly basis. Click here for more service specials and parts specials.

2018 Lexus IS 350 Transmission Fluid

A transmission fluid change is often half the cost of a transmission flush as it requires a lot less fluid and time to perform. 2018 Lexus IS 350 transmission fluid changes are extremely laborious to keep your vehicle's transmission congenial and lubricated. If you don't routinely change your fluids at least every 30,000 miles or so, you may find that your 2018 Lexus IS 350 transmission will slip. Check your car's owner's manual for more information on the explicit mileage intervals in which your transmission needs the fluid changed. At Plaza Lexus, we offer a assortment of transmission fluid specials. You can also schedule transmission service online and save even more. if you need aid researching fluid levels, pricing, or finding a service center, give us a call at 3145823688 and one of our service specialists will gladly aid.

2018 Lexus IS 350 Transmission Replacement

Car transmissions are extremely convoluted. Deciding on whether to rebuild or replace a bad transmission can be highly difficult. Normally, the deciding factor is determining which components are bad or failing. During a rebuild, Plaza Lexus will altogether disassemble your 2018 Lexus IS 350 transmission and clean and investigate every single part. This requires extensive knowledge of not on the components of the transmission, but the rate of repair versus replacement. It also requires knowing which parts are definite. Our certified Lexus master technicians specialize in transmissions and can complete this process promptly and effectively.

2018 Lexus IS 350 transmission replacement is a much simpler choice, however, it can be more costly in the terse term. Price shouldn't be your only concern when looking for a transmission replacement, exceptionally in a 2018 Lexus IS 350. Having the newest and most compatible elements assembled by a factory skilled master technician can save you a genuine drain of money in the long run. The choice that's best for you is completely your decision. Call the service advisors at Plaza Lexus and let us assist you. We frequently advertise a variety of transmission replacement specials and transmission service specials to assist you save.

2018 Lexus IS 350 Automatic vs Manual Transmission

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

Not only are the fluids distinct between manual and automatic transmissions but the level of heat the fluids experience is incredibly distinct. Automatic transmissions generate a few more heat and thus the fluid in your transmission must be changed more consistently. If you don't change your 2018 Lexus IS 350 transmission fluid, your transmission will have broken metal shavings and different corrosive material spread throughout the rangy components of your 2018 Lexus IS 350. You should consistently check the fluid levels between your fluid and transmission flush service intervals. In innumerable cases, manual transmissions don't come equipped with a dipstick to check your fluid levels, so it can be tremendously difficult to do. Call or visit Plaza Lexus for more information if your transmission doesn't contain a dipstick.

2018 Lexus IS 350 Transmission Problems

Common warning signs that your transmission is having issues are:

  • 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 conceivable needs more lubricant or something more risky could be at fault.
  • Strange smells are a sign your transmission fluid is burning inside your parts.
  • An discernable sign would be if your 2018 Lexus IS 350 transmission warning light is on.
  • Transmission fluid leaks are the most conscious sign you need a transmission fluid change or potentially even a complete flush service. It's uncommon, but leaks could also mean there's an issue with your transmission hose.
  • One of the most conscious signs is when your transmission shifts gears but the result of those shifts are delayed.

If you experience or think you may be experiencing any of these issues, give Plaza Lexus a call today and we'll walk you through the step by step process of checking your fluid levels or you can bring your 2018 Lexus IS 350 into our factory-trained mechanics and we can diagnose any issues your vehicle may have for free as part of our multi-point inspection process. Schedule your transmission service online today!

2018 Lexus IS 350 Transmission Cost

The cost of a new 2018 Lexus IS 350 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 hard to prolonging the life of your 2018 Lexus IS 350 transmission. At Plaza Lexus, we offer a variety of transmission repair specials and transmission elements discounts. Call 3145823688 or schedule an appointment online to learn more!