1996 Ford Crown Victoria Transmission Service & Repairs

Service Schedule for 1996 Ford Crown Victoria

Not sure when your 1996 Crown Victoria is due for its next transmission service?

What’s the Importance of Your 1996 Crown Victoria’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 1996 Ford Crown Victoria transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Ford Crown Victoria transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your Crown Victoria at all.

Ford Transmission Recommendations for 1996 Crown Victorias

Ford recommends having your Crown Victoria's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, your Crown Victoria differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Ford-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 1996  Ford Crown Victoria transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your Crown Victoria’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Ford Crown Victoria Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Ford Crown Victoria transmission repairs and services affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Crown Victoria’s major systems and components to help inform your car service 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.

1996 Ford Crown Victoria Questions & Answers

  • 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. 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 offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Crown Victoria is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my Crown Victoria's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1996 Crown Victoria’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.

Take Time for Your Ford Crown Victoria Transmission

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