Transmission Services for 1989 Chevrolet Corvette

What’s the Importance of Your 1989 Corvette’s Transmission?

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, 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. Chevrolet Corvette transmission problems can present themselves 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 ignore Chevrolet Corvette transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your Corvette’s not even driveable.

Chevrolet Transmission Recommendations for 1989 Corvettes

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

Chevrolet Corvette Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Chevrolet Corvette transmission repairs and services. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Corvette'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 repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1989 Chevrolet Corvette’s Transmission

  • 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. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Chevrolet Corvette? 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.
  • Does my Corvette's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Maintaining your Chevrolet Corvette 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. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Brake for Chevrolet Corvette Transmission Service

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