1983 Dodge D350 Transmission Service

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Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1983 D350, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.

Why is Your 1983 D350’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. 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. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1983 Dodge D350 transmission problems could include 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 Dodge D350 transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or discover that your D350’s not even driveable.

Dodge Transmission Recommendations for 1983 D350s

According to Dodge, your D350’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, your D350 differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Dodge-approved products. Our technicians know how to service your 1983 D350 up to Dodge-recommended standards. 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.

Dodge D350 Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for Dodge D350 transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your D350’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1983 Dodge D350’s Transmission

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Dodge? 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 my Dodge tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small it is. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your D350’s towing capacity. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your D350 is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • When should I have my D350's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1983 D350’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 Dodge, so check with your technician first. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.