1989 Ford Bronco Transmission Service

Take Time for Your Ford Bronco Transmission

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

Why is Your 1989 Bronco’s Transmission So Important?

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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. They're often easy to notice. Ford Bronco 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 ignore Ford Bronco transmission issues you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your Bronco at all.

Ford Transmission Recommendations for 1989 Broncos

According to Ford, your Bronco’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, Ford recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1989 Ford Broncos at certain intervals with Ford-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1989 Bronco services and perform them according to Ford-recommended specifications. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your Ford running for miles and miles.

How Much Do Ford Bronco Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Ford Bronco 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 give your Bronco a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1989 Ford Bronco Transmission Q&A

  • What happens if I "ride" my Ford's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Ford Bronco? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small it is. Defying your Bronco towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my Bronco's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Ford Bronco’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. A general rule of thumb is to have your transmission fluid checked and changed about every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, but that timeline can change if you're hard on your Ford. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.