Transmission Services for 2000 GMC Safari

Take Time for Your GMC Safari Transmission

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

2000 GMC Safari Maintenance Schedule

When is the best time to get transmission services for your 2000 GMC Safari?

Why is Your 2000 Safari’s Transmission So Important?

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, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Safari’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2000 GMC Safari transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to GMC Safari transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your Safari at all.

GMC Transmission Recommendations for 2000 Safaris

Your Safari’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to GMC. For example, GMC recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2000 GMC Safaris at certain intervals with GMC-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2000 Safari up to GMC-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your Safari’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

GMC Safari Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for GMC Safari transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Safari a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2000 GMC Safari 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. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my GMC tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your Safari towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Safari is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • How often does my Safari transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2000 Safari’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. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.