Transmission Services for 1985 Chevrolet Camaro

What’s the Importance of Your 1985 Camaro’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, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Camaro’s performance. They're often easy to notice. Chevrolet Camaro transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Chevrolet Camaro transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your Camaro at all.

Chevrolet Transmission Recommendations for 1985 Camaros

Your Camaro’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Chevrolet. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your Camaro should be exchanged regularly with Chevrolet-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1985  Chevrolet Camaro transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Chevrolet Camaro Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Chevrolet Camaro 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 Camaro’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1985 Chevrolet Camaro Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your Chevrolet's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Chevrolet Camaro? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your Camaro’s towing capacity. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Camaro is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my Camaro's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1985 Camaro’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system 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 Chevrolet, so check with your technician first. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Take Time for Your Chevrolet Camaro Transmission

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