Transmission Services for 1990 GMC K2500

Take Time for Your GMC K2500 Transmission

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1990 K2500, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.

1990 GMC K2500 Maintenance Schedule

When is the best time to get transmission services for your 1990 GMC K2500?

What’s the Importance of Your 1990 K2500’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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. They're often easy to notice. GMC K2500 transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to GMC K2500 transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your K2500 isn’t working at all.

GMC Transmission Recommendations for 1990 K2500s

GMC recommends having your K2500's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your K2500 should be exchanged regularly with GMC-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1990 K2500 services and perform them according to GMC-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your K2500’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your GMC running for miles and miles.

GMC K2500 Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep GMC K2500 transmission repairs and services affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your K2500'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 repair, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1990 GMC K2500 Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your GMC? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a GMC K2500? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your K2500’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my K2500's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Maintaining your GMC K2500 transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. A general rule of thumb is to have your transmission fluid checked and changed about every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, but that timeline can change if you're hard on your GMC. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.