Transmission Services for 1996 Ford E-350 Econoline

1996 Ford E-350 Econoline Maintenance Schedule

Not sure when your 1996 E-350 Econoline is due for its next transmission service?

Why is Your 1996 E-350 Econoline’s Transmission So Important?

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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1996 Ford E-350 Econoline transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding 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 E-350 Econoline transmission trouble you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your E-350 Econoline at all.

Ford Transmission Recommendations for 1996 E-350 Econolines

Your E-350 Econoline’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Ford. First off, Ford recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1996 Ford E-350 Econolines at certain intervals with Ford-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1996 E-350 Econoline services and perform them according to Ford-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your E-350 Econoline’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do Ford E-350 Econoline Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Ford E-350 Econoline transmission fluid changes and repairs 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 E-350 Econoline’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1996 Ford E-350 Econoline Transmission Q&A

  • What happens when you "ride" your Ford's brakes? 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.
  • What can I tow in a Ford? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your E-350 Econoline’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my E-350 Econoline's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1996 E-350 Econoline’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system 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. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Take Time for Your Ford E-350 Econoline Transmission

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your E-350 Econoline today.