Transmission Fluid Exchange

Transmission Fluid Exchange Service

Volkswagen Transmission Fluid Exchange in Salem, OR

Volkswagen drivers get the best driving experience from a well-maintained, smooth-shifting transmission. Continuing to get the best driving experience with the longest-lasting transmission requires routine fluid exchanges at the recommended miles. We have certified technicians to perform your transmission fluid exchange service with Volkswagen-authorized fluid to specifications. We suggest checking the regular service specials to save on your transmission fluid exchange at Volkswagen of Salem.

Transmission Fluid Maintenance

Keeping your Volkswagen roadworthy involves getting the transmission fluid inspected and exchanged routinely. Every transmission has moving parts that would overheat and seize without a lubricating fluid. Automatic transmissions need the fluid to retain hydraulic properties to allow energy to transfer efficiently among the components.

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How Often Should Transmission Fluid be Exchanged?

You'll notice that the Volkswagen owner's manual has routine transmission maintenance, including inspections at major service intervals and fluid exchanges according to miles. Volkswagen models benefit when getting transmission fluid exchanges every 30,000 miles. You should always stick to these recommendations to protect the transmission system and support your Volkswagen's smooth-shifting and overall reliability.

Genuine Volkswagen Transmission Fluid Exchange Service

Driving past independent service shops for transmission maintenance is always the best bet. Our certified technicians have completed this service on vehicles just like yours countless times. The service begins in a state-of-the-art facility as the expert technician drains the old transmission fluid. We perform an inspection of the transmission seals, housing, and cooler lines for leaks/damage. We install Volkswagen factory-approved transmission fluid to the specified capacity listed in the owner's manual. Service also includes a complimentary multi-point inspection.

What Happens with Bad Transmission Fluid?

The transmission system is essential because it turns power generated by the engine into drive power. Bad transmission fluid can lead to catastrophic transmission damage that immobilizes your vehicle. Knowing the warning signs and responding with a prompt inspection and maintenance can save you the hassles of a blown transmission. Here are the signs that you are dealing with bad transmission fluid:

  • Difficulty changing shifting
  • Gears change (slip) without prompt
  • Delayed gear engagement
  • Whining, thumping, or grinding noises
  • Dashboard warning light
  • Leaking fluid
Transmission Fluid Exchange Service

Schedule Transmission Fluid Exchange at Volkswagen of Salem

Staying on top of transmission maintenance shouldn't be a hassle, so we offer conveniences that make it easier! Transportation assistance is available via our attractive home/office pick-up and delivery service, or by setting up a courtesy shuttle ride. Scheduling your service is easy online and by phone. Need to stay busy with work during service? You can get work done at the business workstation!


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Complimentary Amenities

  • Comfortable Waiting Area
  • State-of-the-Art Facility
  • Extended Hours
  • Saturday Service Hours
  • Home / Office Pick-up & Delivery
  • Flat Screen TVs
  1. Volkswagen of Salem

    3335 Del Webb Ave NE
    Salem, OR 97301

    • Sales: 855-817-8984
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  • Contact our Service Department at: 855-817-8985

Service Hours

  • Monday - Friday7:00am - 6:00pm
  • Saturday8:00am - 5:00pm
  • SundayClosed
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