1987 Ford EXP Transmission Service

Why is Your 1987 EXP’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your EXP’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1987 Ford EXP transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Ford EXP transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your EXP isn’t working at all.

Ford Transmission Recommendations for 1987 EXPs

Ford recommends having your EXP's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, Ford recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1987 Ford EXPs at certain intervals with Ford-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1987  Ford EXP transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your EXP’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Ford EXP Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Ford EXP 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 inspect your EXP's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1987 Ford EXP Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Ford? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Ford? 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. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your EXP is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • When should I have my EXP's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Ford EXP’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. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Brake for Ford EXP Transmission Service

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