1996 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon Transmission Service & Repairs

Take Time for Your Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon Transmission

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

What Does Your Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon Transmission Do?

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 tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1996 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. Let Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon transmission problems linger and you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your E-150 Econoline Club Wagon isn’t working at all.

Ford Transmission Recommendations for 1996 E-150 Econoline Club Wagons

According to Ford, your E-150 Econoline Club Wagon’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, Ford recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1996 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagons at certain intervals with Ford-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1996  Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your E-150 Econoline Club Wagon’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon transmission repairs and services. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your E-150 Econoline Club Wagon a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1996 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon Transmission Q&A

  • What happens when you "ride" your 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 E-150 Econoline Club Wagon? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. 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.
  • How often does my E-150 Econoline Club Wagon transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1996 E-150 Econoline Club Wagon’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system 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. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.