1984 Honda Civic Transmission Service

What Does Your Honda Civic Transmission Do?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1984 Honda Civic transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Honda Civic transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your Civic at all.

Honda Transmission Recommendations for 1984 Civics

Honda recommends having your Civic's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, Honda recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1984 Honda Civics at certain intervals with Honda-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1984 Civic services and perform them according to Honda-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Civic’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Honda Civic Transmission Service Cost

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

Questions About 1984 Honda Civic’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your Honda'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. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Honda tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, 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. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • When should I have my Civic's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1984 Civic’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 Honda, so check with your technician first. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Show Your Honda Civic’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 Civic today.