Part two of our series on transmission repair for luxury vehicles explores BMWs and Mercedes Benz.
Transmission Service BMW
BMWs have a long history. Most people nowadays think of them as the symbol of yuppiedom, however, what a lot of people don’t know is how long BMW has been around. For example, they just celebrated their 100th birthday last year. That’s right, a century. While they do come with fully automatic transmissions, BMWs are some of the few cars that employ 5 speed manual transmissions as well. They are also some of the best made automobiles in the world. According to this article excerpt “BMW was established as a business entity following a restructuring of the Rapp Motorenwerke aircraft manufacturing firm in 1917. After the end of World War I in 1918, BMW was forced to cease aircraft-engine production by the terms of the Versailles Armistice Treaty. The first car which BMW successfully produced and the car which launched BMW on the road to automobile production was the Dixi, it was based on the Austin 7 and licensed from the Austin Motor Company in Birmingham, England.” [READ MORE] BMWs have good transmissions, but even they need transmission service.
One of the other European luxury sedans is of course the Mercedes-Benz. The logo of the Mercedes-Benz is one of the most recognizable symbols for wealth in the world. Some rap stars even have bling in the shape of their logo. Mercedes-Benz is a pioneer in the field of automaking. In 2003 for example, they introduced introduced the 76-Tronic, which is the world’s first seven-speed automatic transmission.
Transmission Service in Mesa: BMW and Mercedes
If you have bought a Mercedes or BMW, you have more than a vehicle. You have an investment. As such, you want to take care of it. One thing to add to your to do list is regular transmission service.
This concludes part two of our series on transmission service for luxury automobiles. Be sure to read part one as well.
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