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Lexus RX 350 Transmission

Lexus RX 350 transmission services offered by Plaza Lexus:

  • Transmission Repair
  • Transmission Restoration
  • Transmission Filter Replacement
  • Transmission Fluid Change
  • Transmission Flush
  • A Full Lexus RX 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 Lexus RX 350 transmission repair and are OEM certified. Check out our service unit reviews online to see why thousands of Lexus RX 350 owners choose us for speedy, affordable, and reliable auto repair.

Lexus RX 350 Transmission Fluid

A transmission fluid change is usually half the rate of a transmission flush as it requires a lot less fluid and time to perform. Lexus RX 350 transmission fluid changes are extraordinarily crucial 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 Lexus RX 350 transmission will slip. Check your car's owner's manual for more information on the disparate mileage intervals in which your transmission needs the fluid interchanged. At Plaza Lexus, we offer 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 veterans will gladly help.

Lexus RX 350 Transmission Filter

Changing your Lexus RX 350 transmission filter isn't as effortless as extra filters in your vehicle. There are multiple components to your transmission filter incorporating the filter itself, which is frequently a metal plate with a fiber material that catches pollutants. Your Lexus RX 350 will also contain a gasket, pickup tube, and rubber seal which may all need to be replaced along with the filter. Your Lexus RX 350 transmission filter will need to be replaced every 30,000 or 50,000 miles. Be confident 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 constantly promote transmission service coupons ranging from filter premiums to fluid specials on a monthly basis. Click here for more service specials and parts specials.

Lexus RX 350 Transmission Flush

A transmission flush is usually twice the cost of a fluid change due to the fee 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 further parts of your transmission. A Lexus RX 350 transmission flush also uses about 10 quarts of fluid to totally 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 extensive 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 professional Lexus RX 350 mechanics to examine your transmission fluid, book your transmission service online or give Plaza Lexus a call at 3145823688.

Lexus RX 350 Transmission Problems

Common warning signs that your transmission is having issues are:

  • One of the most daily 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 parts.
  • Transmission fluid leaks are the most daily 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 accessible sign would be if your Lexus RX 350 transmission warning light is on.
  • 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 available needs more lubricant or something more important could be at fault.

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 RX 350 into our factory-trained technicians and we can audit any issues your vehicle may have for free as part of our multi-point inspection process. Schedule your transmission service online today!

Lexus RX 350 Transmission Cost

The cost of a new Lexus RX 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 Lexus RX 350 transmission. At Plaza Lexus, we offer a variety of transmission repair specials and transmission components deductions. Call 3145823688 or schedule an appointment online to determine more!

Lexus RX 350 Transmission Replacement

Car transmissions are remarkably complex. Deciding on whether to rebuild or replace a bad transmission can be exceedingly difficult. Generally, the deciding factor is electing which components are bad or failing. During a rebuild, Plaza Lexus will completely disassemble your Lexus RX 350 transmission and clean and investigate every single part. This requires imposing knowledge of not on the components of the transmission, but the price of repair versus replacement. It also requires knowing which parts are relevant. Our certified Lexus master technicians specialize in transmissions and can complete this process instantly and effectively.

Lexus RX 350 transmission replacement is a much simpler choice, however, it can be more costly in the short term. Price shouldn't be your only concern when watching for a transmission replacement, especially in a Lexus RX 350. Having the newest and most compatible parts assembled by a factory trained master technician can save you a actual amount of money in the long run. The choice that's big for you is exclusively your decision. Call the service consultants at Plaza Lexus and let us assist you. We typically advertise a variety of transmission replacement specials and transmission service specials to assist you save.

Lexus RX 350 Automatic vs Manual Transmission

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

Not only are the fluids contrasting between manual and automatic transmissions but the level of heat the fluids experience is very contrasting. Automatic transmissions generate a lot more heat and thus the fluid in your transmission must be changed more naturally. If you don't change your Lexus RX 350 transmission fluid, your transmission will have broken metal shavings and alternative corrosive material spread throughout the risky components of your Lexus RX 350. You should naturally check the fluid levels between your fluid and transmission flush service intervals. In copious cases, manual transmissions don't come equipped with a dipstick to check your fluid levels, so it can be extremely meaningful to do. Call or visit Plaza Lexus for more information if your transmission doesn't contain a dipstick.