1999 GMC C2500 Transmission Service

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

1999 GMC C2500 Maintenance Schedule

When is it time for 1999 GMC C2500 transmission service or repair?

What Does Your GMC C2500 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 tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 1999 GMC C2500 transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking on the road, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. Let GMC C2500 transmission problems linger and you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your C2500 isn’t working at all.

GMC Transmission Recommendations for 1999 C2500s

GMC recommends having your C2500's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, GMC recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1999 GMC C2500s at certain intervals with GMC-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1999 C2500 services and perform them according to GMC-recommended specifications. 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 engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do GMC C2500 Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for GMC C2500 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 check out your C2500’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle 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.

Questions About 1999 GMC C2500’s Transmission

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your GMC? 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.
  • How much can my GMC tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. 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 1999 C2500’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. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.