1999 GMC C2500 Suburban Transmission Service

Take Time for Your GMC C2500 Suburban Transmission

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your C2500 Suburban today.

1999 GMC C2500 Suburban Maintenance Schedule

When is the best time to get transmission services for your 1999 GMC C2500 Suburban?

Why is Your 1999 C2500 Suburban’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, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1999 GMC C2500 Suburban transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to GMC C2500 Suburban transmission trouble you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that your C2500 Suburban isn’t working at all.

GMC Transmission Recommendations for 1999 C2500 Suburbans

GMC recommends having your C2500 Suburban's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your C2500 Suburban should be exchanged regularly with GMC-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1999  GMC C2500 Suburban transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your C2500 Suburban’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

GMC C2500 Suburban Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for GMC C2500 Suburban transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your C2500 Suburban’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 count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1999 GMC C2500 Suburban Transmission Q&A

  • What happens if I "ride" my GMC's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to 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. Defying your C2500 Suburban 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 C2500 Suburban's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your GMC C2500 Suburban transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. About every 30,000 to 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your transmission fluid inspected and perhaps changed. Service intervals can vary depending on how you use your GMC, so check with your technician first. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.