Transmission Services for 1998 GMC C2500

Take Time for Your GMC C2500 Transmission

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1998 C2500, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.

Service Schedule for 1998 GMC C2500

When is the best time to get transmission services for your 1998 GMC C2500?

What’s the Importance of Your 1998 C2500’s Transmission?

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 C2500’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. GMC C2500 transmission problems can present themselves as 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 C2500 transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your C2500 at all.

GMC Transmission Recommendations for 1998 C2500s

Your C2500’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to GMC. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your C2500 should be exchanged regularly with GMC-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1998 C2500 up to GMC-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your C2500’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your GMC running for miles and miles.

How Much Do GMC C2500 Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for GMC C2500 transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your C2500 a check-up so you can make informed service and repair 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.

1998 GMC C2500 Transmission Q&A

  • 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. 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 volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. Defying your C2500 towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my C2500 transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1998 C2500’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. 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. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.