Transmission Services for 2016 GMC Canyon

2016 GMC Canyon Maintenance Schedule

When is it time for 2016 GMC Canyon transmission service or repair?

What’s the Importance of Your 2016 Canyon’s Transmission?

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. 2016 GMC Canyon transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking on the road, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you ignore GMC Canyon transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your Canyon isn’t working at all.

GMC Transmission Recommendations for 2016 Canyons

GMC recommends having your Canyon's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, GMC recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2016 GMC Canyons at certain intervals with GMC-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2016 Canyon services and perform them according to GMC-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your Canyon’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

GMC Canyon Transmission Service Pricing

We do our best to keep GMC Canyon transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Canyon's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2016 GMC Canyon Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your GMC? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a GMC Canyon? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my Canyon's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your GMC Canyon’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your GMC's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Show Your GMC Canyon’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2016 Canyon, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.