The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. 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 Contour’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1997 Ford Contour transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Ford Contour transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your Contour’s not even driveable.
According to Ford, your Contour’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, Ford recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1997 Ford Contours at certain intervals with Ford-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1997 Contour up to Ford-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Contour’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.
We work hard to offer affordable Ford Contour transmission repairs and services. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Contour’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.
Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1997 Contour, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.