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Lexus IS 300 Transmission

Lexus IS 300 transmission services offered by Plaza Lexus:

  • Transmission Fluid Change
  • Transmission Restoration
  • Transmission Repair
  • Transmission Filter Replacement
  • Transmission Flush
  • A Full Lexus IS 300Transmission Service includes a fluid change, flush, filter replacement, gasket, hose and pan inspection and a free multi-point inspection on all other components.

At Plaza Lexus, our technicians specialize in Lexus IS 300 transmission repair and are OEM certified. Check out our service department reviews online to see why thousands of Lexus IS 300 owners designate us for fast, affordable, and reliable auto repair.

Lexus IS 300 Transmission Flush

A transmission flush is regularly 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 distinctive parts of your transmission. A Lexus IS 300 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 other sediments, we would recommend a complete system flush instead of just exchanging the fluid. If you'd like one of our persuasive Lexus IS 300 technicians to examine your transmission fluid, book your transmission service online or give Plaza Lexus a call at 3145823688.

Lexus IS 300 Transmission Fluid

A transmission fluid change is frequently half the price of a transmission flush as it requires a lot less fluid and time to perform. Lexus IS 300 transmission fluid changes are extremely dominant to keep your vehicle's transmission charming and lubricated. If you don't routinely change your fluids at least every 30,000 miles or so, you may find that your Lexus IS 300 transmission will slip. Check your car's owner's manual for more information on the definite mileage intervals in which your transmission needs the fluid changed. At Plaza Lexus, we deal a variety of transmission fluid specials. You can also schedule transmission service online and save even more. if you need help looking fluid levels, pricing, or finding a service center, give us a call at 3145823688 and one of our service experts will gladly help.

Lexus IS 300 Transmission Filter

Changing your Lexus IS 300 transmission filter isn't as easy as other filters in your vehicle. There are multiple parts to your transmission filter including the filter itself, which is typically a metal plate with a fiber material that catches pollutants. Your Lexus IS 300 will also contain a gasket, pickup tube, and rubber seal which may all need to be replaced along with the filter. Your Lexus IS 300 transmission filter will need to be replaced 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 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.

Lexus IS 300 Transmission Cost

The rate of a new Lexus IS 300 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 harsh to prolonging the life of your Lexus IS 300 transmission. At Plaza Lexus, we offer a variety of transmission repair specials and transmission parts premiums. Call 3145823688 or schedule an appointment online to learn more!

Lexus IS 300 Transmission Replacement

Car transmissions are extraordinarily complex. Finding on whether to rebuild or replace a bad transmission can be exceedingly difficult. Consistently, the finding factor is determining which components are bad or failing. During a rebuild, Plaza Lexus will completely disassemble your Lexus IS 300 transmission and clean and inspect every single part. This requires enormous 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 Lexus master technicians specialize in transmissions and can complete this process now and effectively.

Lexus IS 300 transmission replacement is a much simpler option, however, it can be more lavish in the short term. Cost shouldn't be your only concern when studying for a transmission replacement, excessively in a Lexus IS 300. Having the newest and most admissible parts assembled by a factory trained master technician can save you a big amount of money in the long run. The option that's best for you is solely your decision. Call the service advisors at Plaza Lexus and let us aid you. We generally promote a assortment of transmission replacement specials and transmission service specials to aid you save.

Lexus IS 300 Automatic vs Manual Transmission

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

Not only are the fluids exact between manual and automatic transmissions but the level of heat the fluids experience is very exact. Automatic transmissions generate a lot more heat and thus the fluid in your transmission must be replenished more frequently. If you don't change your Lexus IS 300 transmission fluid, your transmission will have broken metal shavings and extra corrosive material spread throughout the other components of your Lexus IS 300. You should frequently 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 Lexus for more information if your transmission doesn't contain a dipstick.

Lexus IS 300 Transmission Problems

Common warning signs that your transmission is having issues are:

  • One of the most active signs is when your transmission shifts gears but the result of those shifts are delayed.
  • 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 likely needs more lubricant or something more precarious could be at fault.
  • Transmission fluid leaks are the most active 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.
  • An handy sign would be if your Lexus IS 300 transmission warning light is on.
  • Strange smells are a sign your transmission fluid is burning inside your components.

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 Lexus IS 300 into our factory-trained technicians 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!