1989 Buick Electra Transmission Service

Brake for Buick Electra Transmission Service

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

What Does Your Buick Electra Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1989 Buick Electra transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Buick Electra transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your Electra isn’t working at all.

Buick Transmission Recommendations for 1989 Electras

Your Electra’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Buick. Specifically, Buick recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1989 Buick Electras at certain intervals with Buick-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1989 Electra services and perform them according to Buick-recommended specifications. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your Buick running for miles and miles.

Buick Electra Transmission Service Pricing

We work hard to offer affordable Buick Electra transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Electra a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1989 Buick Electra Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Buick? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Buick tow?   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. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my Electra's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your Buick Electra transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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 Buick, so check with your technician first. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.