2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Transmission Service & Repairs

2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Maintenance Schedule

When is the best time to get transmission services for your 2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac?

What’s the Importance of Your 2005 Explorer Sport Trac’s Transmission?

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. They're often easy to notice. 2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. Let Ford Explorer Sport Trac transmission problems linger and you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your Explorer Sport Trac at all.

Ford Transmission Recommendations for 2005 Explorer Sport Tracs

Ford recommends having your Explorer Sport Trac's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, your Explorer Sport Trac differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Ford-approved products. Our technicians know how to service your 2005 Explorer Sport Trac up to Ford-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Explorer Sport Trac’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your ((about.manufacturer)) running for miles and miles.

Ford Explorer Sport Trac Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Ford Explorer Sport Trac transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Explorer Sport Trac's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac’s Transmission

  • 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 small. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your Explorer Sport Trac’s towing capacity. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Explorer Sport Trac is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • How often does my Explorer Sport Trac transmission fluid need to be checked? Caring for your Ford Explorer Sport Trac’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it 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. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your Ford Explorer Sport Trac’s Transmission Some TLC

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