1999 GMC K1500 Suburban Transmission Service & Repairs

Service Schedule for 1999 GMC K1500 Suburban

When is the best time to get transmission services for your 1999 GMC K1500 Suburban?

What’s the Importance of Your 1999 K1500 Suburban’s Transmission?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your K1500 Suburban’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 1999 GMC K1500 Suburban transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. Let GMC K1500 Suburban transmission problems linger and you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that your K1500 Suburban isn’t working at all.

GMC Transmission Recommendations for 1999 K1500 Suburbans

GMC recommends having your K1500 Suburban's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, your K1500 Suburban differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with GMC-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 1999  GMC K1500 Suburban transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your K1500 Suburban’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do GMC K1500 Suburban Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable GMC K1500 Suburban transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your K1500 Suburban a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1999 GMC K1500 Suburban Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your GMC's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a GMC? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small it is. Defying your K1500 Suburban towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my K1500 Suburban transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1999 K1500 Suburban’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. 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.

Take Time for Your GMC K1500 Suburban Transmission

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your K1500 Suburban today.