Transmission Services for 2009 GMC Acadia

What Does Your GMC Acadia Transmission Do?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Acadia’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2009 GMC Acadia 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. If you ignore GMC Acadia transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your Acadia at all.

GMC Transmission Recommendations for 2009 Acadias

According to GMC, your Acadia’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your Acadia should be exchanged regularly with GMC-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2009  GMC Acadia transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your Acadia’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your ((about.manufacturer)) running for miles and miles.

GMC Acadia Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable GMC Acadia transmission repairs and services. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Acadia'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 repair, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2009 GMC Acadia Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your GMC's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my GMC tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small it is. Defying your Acadia towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • When should I have my Acadia's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2009 Acadia’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 GMC. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your GMC Acadia’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 Acadia today.