1991 GMC K3500 Transmission Service

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Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1991 K3500, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.

Service Schedule for 1991 GMC K3500

When is it time for 1991 GMC K3500 transmission service or repair?

What’s the Importance of Your 1991 K3500’s Transmission?

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. GMC K3500 transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you ignore GMC K3500 transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your K3500’s not even driveable.

GMC Transmission Recommendations for 1991 K3500s

According to GMC, your K3500’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your K3500 should be exchanged regularly with GMC-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1991 K3500 services and perform them according to GMC-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your K3500’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 K3500 Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for GMC K3500 transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your K3500’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a 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 1991 GMC K3500’s Transmission

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your GMC? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a GMC K3500? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your K3500 is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • When should I have my K3500's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your GMC K3500’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it 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. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.