Transmission Services for 1988 GMC G2500

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Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1988 G2500, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.

Why is Your 1988 G2500’s Transmission So Important?

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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. They're often easy to notice. 1988 GMC G2500 transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to GMC G2500 transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your G2500 isn’t working at all.

GMC Transmission Recommendations for 1988 G2500s

Your G2500’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to GMC. Specifically, your G2500 differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with GMC-approved products. Our technicians know how to service your 1988 G2500 up to GMC-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your G2500’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your GMC running for miles and miles.

How Much Do GMC G2500 Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep GMC G2500 transmission repairs and services 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 G2500’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1988 GMC G2500 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. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a GMC? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your G2500 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.
  • Does my G2500's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Maintaining your GMC G2500 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. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.