Transmission Services for 1997 Buick Skylark

Show Your Buick Skylark’s Transmission Some TLC

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

What Does Your Buick Skylark Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1997 Buick Skylark transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. Let Buick Skylark transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your Skylark’s not even driveable.

Buick Transmission Recommendations for 1997 Skylarks

Your Skylark’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Buick. First off, your Skylark differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Buick-approved products. Our expert techs are familiar with 1997 Skylark services and perform them according to Buick-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Skylark’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Buick Skylark Transmission Service Pricing

We work hard to offer affordable Buick Skylark transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Skylark's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1997 Buick Skylark’s Transmission

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Buick? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Buick Skylark? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. Defying your Skylark towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my Skylark's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Buick Skylark’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 Buick, so check with your technician first. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.