1993 Alfa Romeo 164 Transmission Service & Repairs

What Does Your Alfa Romeo 164 Transmission Do?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your 164’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1993 Alfa Romeo 164 transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you ignore Alfa Romeo 164 transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your 164’s not even driveable.

Alfa Romeo Transmission Recommendations for 1993 164s

Alfa Romeo recommends having your 164's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, Alfa Romeo recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1993 Alfa Romeo 164s at certain intervals with Alfa Romeo-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1993 164 services and perform them according to Alfa Romeo-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your 164’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Alfa Romeo 164 Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Alfa Romeo 164 transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your 164 a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1993 Alfa Romeo 164’s Transmission

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Alfa Romeo? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Alfa Romeo 164? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your 164 is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • How often does my 164 transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your Alfa Romeo 164 transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your Alfa Romeo's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Take Time for Your Alfa Romeo 164 Transmission

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your 164 today.