2012 GMC Savana 1500 Transmission Service & Repairs

Show Your GMC Savana 1500’s Transmission Some TLC

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your Savana 1500 today.

2012 GMC Savana 1500 Maintenance Schedule

Not sure when your 2012 Savana 1500 is due for its next transmission service?

What’s the Importance of Your 2012 Savana 1500’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Savana 1500’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2012 GMC Savana 1500 transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to GMC Savana 1500 transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your Savana 1500 isn’t working at all.

GMC Transmission Recommendations for 2012 Savana 1500s

Your Savana 1500’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to GMC. First off, the transmission fluid in your Savana 1500 should be exchanged regularly with GMC-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2012 Savana 1500 services and perform them according to GMC-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your Savana 1500’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

GMC Savana 1500 Transmission Service Pricing

We do our best to keep GMC Savana 1500 transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Savana 1500's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your vehicle 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.

2012 GMC Savana 1500 Transmission Q&A

  • What happens if I "ride" my 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. Defying your Savana 1500 towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my Savana 1500 transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your GMC Savana 1500 transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your GMC's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.