1989 Ford E-250 Econoline Transmission Service & Repairs

What’s the Importance of Your 1989 E-250 Econoline’s Transmission?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. 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. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1989 Ford E-250 Econoline transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you ignore Ford E-250 Econoline transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your E-250 Econoline’s not even driveable.

Ford Transmission Recommendations for 1989 E-250 Econolines

Your E-250 Econoline’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Ford. First off, your E-250 Econoline differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Ford-approved products. Our expert techs are familiar with 1989 E-250 Econoline services and perform them according to Ford-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your E-250 Econoline’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Ford E-250 Econoline Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Ford E-250 Econoline transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your E-250 Econoline’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1989 Ford E-250 Econoline Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Ford? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. 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 offering to tow something for a friend, 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. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your E-250 Econoline is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my E-250 Econoline's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Caring for your Ford E-250 Econoline’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. 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. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

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