1999 GMC Jimmy Transmission Service

Take Time for Your GMC Jimmy Transmission

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

Service Schedule for 1999 GMC Jimmy

When is the best time to get transmission services for your 1999 GMC Jimmy?

What’s the Importance of Your 1999 Jimmy’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. 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. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. GMC Jimmy transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you ignore GMC Jimmy transmission issues you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your Jimmy at all.

GMC Transmission Recommendations for 1999 Jimmys

According to GMC, your Jimmy’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, GMC recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1999 GMC Jimmys at certain intervals with GMC-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1999 Jimmy services and perform them according to GMC-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your Jimmy’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 Jimmy Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for GMC Jimmy transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Jimmy a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1999 GMC Jimmy’s Transmission

  • 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. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my GMC tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small it is. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • When should I have my Jimmy's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your GMC Jimmy 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. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.