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BMW 7 Series Transmission

BMW 7 Series transmission services offered by Richmond BMW:

  • Transmission Filter Replacement
  • Transmission Flush
  • Transmission Restoration
  • Transmission Repair
  • Transmission Fluid Change
  • A Full BMW 7 SeriesTransmission Service includes a filter replacement, gasket, fluid change, flush, hose and pan inspection and a free multi-point inspection on all other components.

At Richmond BMW, our technicians specialize in BMW 7 Series transmission repair and are OEM certified. Check out our service department reviews online to see why thousands of BMW 7 Series owners select us for fast, affordable, and reliable auto repair.

BMW 7 Series Transmission Flush

A transmission flush is frequently twice the estimate 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 distinct components of your transmission. A BMW 7 Series transmission flush also uses about 10 quarts of fluid to specifically 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 imperative if your system contains dirt or debris. If the fluid is extremely dark or contains discrete sediments, we would endorse a complete system flush instead of just exchanging the fluid. If you'd like one of our trained BMW 7 Series technicians to examine your transmission fluid, book your transmission service online or give Richmond BMW a call at 8042074692.

BMW 7 Series Transmission Fluid

A transmission fluid change is ordinarily half the price of a transmission flush as it requires several less fluid and time to perform. BMW 7 Series transmission fluid changes are extremely astonishing to keep your vehicle's transmission pleasant and lubricated. If you don't routinely change your fluids at least every 30,000 miles or so, you may find that your BMW 7 Series transmission will slip. Check your car's owner's manual for more information on the specific mileage intervals in which your transmission needs the fluid interchanged. At Richmond BMW, we offer a variety of transmission fluid specials. You can also schedule transmission service online and save even more. if you need help researching fluid levels, pricing, or finding a service center, give us a call at 8042074692 and one of our service consultants will gladly help.

BMW 7 Series Transmission Filter

Changing your BMW 7 Series transmission filter isn't as easy as added filters in your vehicle. 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 BMW 7 Series will also contain a gasket, pickup tube, and rubber seal which may all need to be interchanged along with the filter. Your BMW 7 Series transmission filter will need to be interchanged every 30,000 or 50,000 miles. Be fearless to check your vehicle's maintenance guide for more information on mileage and time intervals. You can also give Richmond BMW a call for expert advice. If you'd like us to handle your transmission service, we constantly promote transmission service coupons ranging from filter discounts to fluid specials on a monthly basis. Click here for more service specials and parts specials.

BMW 7 Series Transmission Replacement

Car transmissions are immensely complex. Deciding on whether to rebuild or replace a harmful transmission can be immensely not plain. Normally, the deciding factor is determining which components are harmful or failing. During a rebuild, Richmond BMW will entirely disassemble your BMW 7 Series 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 BMW master technicians specialize in transmissions and can complete this process promptly and effectively.

BMW 7 Series transmission replacement is a much simpler choice, however, it can be more pricey in the short term. Price shouldn't be your only concern when looking for a transmission replacement, especially in a BMW 7 Series. Having the newest and most relevant parts assembled by a factory trained master technician can save you a big payment of money in the long run. The choice that's best for you is entirely your decision. Call the service advisors at Richmond BMW and let us help you. We typically broadcast a variety of transmission replacement specials and transmission service specials to help you save.

BMW 7 Series Automatic vs Manual Transmission

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

Not only are the fluids odd between manual and automatic transmissions but the level of heat the fluids experience is exceptionally odd. Automatic transmissions generate assorted more heat and thus the fluid in your transmission must be changed more typically. If you don't change your BMW 7 Series transmission fluid, your transmission will have broken metal shavings and other corrosive material spread throughout the basic components of your BMW 7 Series. You should typically 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 Richmond BMW for more information if your transmission doesn't contain a dipstick.

BMW 7 Series 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.
  • An divergent sign would be if your BMW 7 Series transmission warning light is on.
  • Transmission fluid leaks are the most daily sign you need a transmission fluid change or potentially even a complete flush service. It's unlikely, but leaks could also mean there's an issue with your transmission hose.
  • Strange smells are a sign your transmission fluid is burning inside your components.
  • 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 noteworthy could be at fault.

If you experience or think you may be experiencing any of these issues, give Richmond BMW a call today and we'll walk you through the step by step process of checking your fluid levels or you can bring your BMW 7 Series 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!

BMW 7 Series Transmission Cost

The cost of a new BMW 7 Series 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 needed to prolonging the life of your BMW 7 Series transmission. At Richmond BMW, we proposal a variety of transmission repair specials and transmission parts discounts. Call 8042074692 or schedule an appointment online to find out more!