1990 GMC Jimmy Transmission Service

1990 GMC Jimmy Service Schedule

When is the best time to get transmission services for your 1990 GMC Jimmy?

What Does Your GMC Jimmy Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1990 GMC Jimmy 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 ignore GMC Jimmy transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your Jimmy isn’t working at all.

GMC Transmission Recommendations for 1990 Jimmys

According to GMC, your Jimmy’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, the transmission fluid in your Jimmy should be exchanged regularly with GMC-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1990 Jimmy up to GMC-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Jimmy’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

GMC Jimmy Transmission Service Pricing

We work hard to offer affordable GMC Jimmy transmission repairs and services. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Jimmy's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1990 GMC Jimmy’s Transmission

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your GMC? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a GMC Jimmy? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small it is. Defying your Jimmy towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my Jimmy transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your GMC Jimmy transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Brake for GMC Jimmy Transmission Service

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