Transmission Services for 1988 Ford Country Squire

What’s the Importance of Your 1988 Country Squire’s Transmission?

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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. They're often easy to notice. 1988 Ford Country Squire transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Ford Country Squire transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or discover that your Country Squire’s not even driveable.

Ford Transmission Recommendations for 1988 Country Squires

Ford recommends having your Country Squire's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, Ford recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1988 Ford Country Squires at certain intervals with Ford-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1988  Ford Country Squire transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your Country Squire’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your ((about.manufacturer)) running for miles and miles.

How Much Do Ford Country Squire Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Ford Country Squire transmission repairs and services 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 Country Squire’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1988 Ford Country Squire’s Transmission

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Ford? 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 my Ford tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. 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 Country Squire's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your Ford Country Squire transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your Ford's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your Ford Country Squire’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1988 Country Squire, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.