Transmission Services for 1983 Alfa Romeo GTV-6

Take Time for Your Alfa Romeo GTV-6 Transmission

Automatic or manual transmission, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help. Schedule a transmission service or repair today.

What’s the Importance of Your 1983 GTV-6’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. They're often easy to notice. 1983 Alfa Romeo GTV-6 transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. Let Alfa Romeo GTV-6 transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your GTV-6’s not even driveable.

Alfa Romeo Transmission Recommendations for 1983 GTV-6s

According to Alfa Romeo, your GTV-6’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, Alfa Romeo recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1983 Alfa Romeo GTV-6s at certain intervals with Alfa Romeo-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1983  Alfa Romeo GTV-6 transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your GTV-6’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your Alfa Romeo running for miles and miles.

Alfa Romeo GTV-6 Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Alfa Romeo GTV-6 transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your GTV-6’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1983 Alfa Romeo GTV-6 Transmission Q&A

  • 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 my Alfa Romeo tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • When should I have my GTV-6's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Alfa Romeo GTV-6’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. About every 30,000 to 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your transmission fluid inspected and perhaps changed. Service intervals can vary depending on how you use your Alfa Romeo, so check with your technician first. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.
  • Is it possible for transmission fluid to leak from my Alfa Romeo GTV-6? Over time, transmission fluid can leak from your Alfa Romeo GTV-6, potentially causing transmission problems. A transmission fluid leak may be caused by a damaged transmission pan, faulty transmission cooler lines, worn-out seals, a cracked transmission housing, or an overfilled transmission.
  • Where can I get my  Alfa Romeo GTV-6 transmission fixed? When your GTV-6 transmission is acting up, Firestone Complete Auto Care is here to help. Book an appointment today for transmission system diagnostics and repairs.
  • Should I avoid driving my Alfa Romeo GTV-6 if there is a transmission fluid leak? Driving your GTV-6 with a transmission fluid leak is highly discouraged. Transmission fluid is vital to the smooth operation of your transmission system, and a leak can put the entire system at risk. A transmission fluid leak may lead to decreased performance, overheating, and possibly even transmission failure.