2013 GMC Savana 1500 Transmission Service & Repairs

2013 GMC Savana 1500 Service Schedule

When is the best time to get transmission services for your 2013 GMC Savana 1500?

What Does Your GMC Savana 1500 Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. 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. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. GMC Savana 1500 transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to GMC Savana 1500 transmission trouble you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your Savana 1500 at all.

GMC Transmission Recommendations for 2013 Savana 1500s

According to GMC, your Savana 1500’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, GMC recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2013 GMC Savana 1500s at certain intervals with GMC-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2013 Savana 1500 services and perform them according to GMC-recommended specifications. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do GMC Savana 1500 Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for GMC Savana 1500 transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Savana 1500 a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2013 GMC Savana 1500 Transmission Q&A

  • What happens if I "ride" my GMC's brakes? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a GMC? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. Defying your Savana 1500 towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Savana 1500 is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my Savana 1500's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Maintaining your GMC Savana 1500 transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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.

Brake for GMC Savana 1500 Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2013 Savana 1500, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.