Transmission Services for 1985 Chevrolet Citation II

Why is Your 1985 Citation II’s Transmission So Important?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1985 Chevrolet Citation II transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking on the road, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. Let Chevrolet Citation II transmission problems linger and you might notice your fuel economy decrease or discover that your Citation II’s not even driveable.

Chevrolet Transmission Recommendations for 1985 Citation IIs

Chevrolet recommends having your Citation II's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, Chevrolet recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1985 Chevrolet Citation IIs at certain intervals with Chevrolet-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1985 Citation II services and perform them according to Chevrolet-recommended specifications. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Chevrolet Citation II Transmission Service Pricing

We do our best to keep Chevrolet Citation II transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Citation II’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1985 Chevrolet Citation II’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your Chevrolet's brakes? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Chevrolet Citation II? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. Defying your Citation II towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my Citation II transmission fluid need to be checked? Caring for your Chevrolet Citation II’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 Chevrolet, so check with your technician first. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Show Your Chevrolet Citation II’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1985 Citation II, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.