Transmission Services for 1989 Chevrolet Blazer

Why is Your 1989 Blazer’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Blazer’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 1989 Chevrolet Blazer transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Chevrolet Blazer transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or discover that your Blazer’s not even driveable.

Chevrolet Transmission Recommendations for 1989 Blazers

Chevrolet recommends having your Blazer's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, Chevrolet recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1989 Chevrolet Blazers at certain intervals with Chevrolet-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1989 Blazer services and perform them according to Chevrolet-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your Blazer’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Chevrolet Blazer Transmission Service Pricing

We do our best to keep Chevrolet Blazer transmission repairs and services affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Blazer a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1989 Chevrolet Blazer Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Chevrolet? 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.
  • What can I tow in a Chevrolet? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. Defying your Blazer towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • Does my Blazer's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Maintaining your Chevrolet Blazer 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 Chevrolet, so check with your technician first. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Take Time for Your Chevrolet Blazer Transmission

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