Not every Overland Park is savvy with car repairs, but there are a few fairly simple skills to learn that will help you keep your INFINITI in peak condition. Curious how to check your transmission fluid? Not sure how often to check your transmission fluid? INFINITI of Kansas City is here to help! Your vehicle’s transmission is an important power source, which is why you’ll want to check your transmission fluid regularly. Read on to learn how to check your transmission fluid levels!
Our service team is here to help you learn more about vehicle car, including learning how to check your transmission fluid:
If you’d like to replace the fluid yourself, start by wiping off the dipstick with a rag before returning it to its original position. Remove the dipstick once more and check the level. If the level of fluid falls under the “full” marking, you will need to add some more using a funnel (be sure not to overfill).
Generally, it’s best to check fluid levels in your vehicle roughly once a month. In addition to transmission fluid, it’s helpful to check your power steering fluid and engine oil. If you notice anything amiss while performing these checks, feel free to bring your car to our Overland Park-area dealership for service and we’d be happy to help!
What is a sealed transmission? If you drive a vehicle that has a sealed transmission, this means the vehicle has no dipstick that measures your transmission fluid levels. It’s best not to attempt checking fluid levels, as this can damage your vehicle. Feel free to bring in your vehicle to our Olathe-area service center and we can do the work for you safely.
Sealed transmissions are built to limit wasted fluid, which can save you money in the long run. However, not every brand of vehicle uses this type of transmission. If you notice odd noises when you change gears or your gears hesitate while changing, there may be an issue with your sealed transmission. Always consult your owner’s manual if you aren’t sure what type of transmission your vehicle has!
Whether you have more questions about how often you should check your transmission fluid or want some general service tips and tricks, you can count on our Lees Summit-area INFINITI dealership. We’d be happy to help you learn how often to change your oil, how often to rotate your tires, and more!
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