Transmission Services for 1996 Ford Bronco

Show Your Ford Bronco’s Transmission Some TLC

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your Bronco today.

What’s the Importance of Your 1996 Bronco’s Transmission?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Bronco’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1996 Ford Bronco transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Ford Bronco transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or discover that your Bronco’s not even driveable.

Ford Transmission Recommendations for 1996 Broncos

According to Ford, your Bronco’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, your Bronco differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Ford-approved products. Our expert techs are familiar with 1996 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 diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Ford Bronco Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Ford Bronco transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Bronco’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1996 Ford Bronco’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your Ford's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Ford tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your Bronco’s towing capacity. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • When should I have my Bronco's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1996 Bronco’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 Ford, so check with your technician first. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.