1988 Honda CRX Transmission Service & Repairs

Why is Your 1988 CRX’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. They're often easy to notice. 1988 Honda CRX transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you ignore Honda CRX transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your CRX isn’t working at all.

Honda Transmission Recommendations for 1988 CRXs

According to Honda, your CRX’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your CRX should be exchanged regularly with Honda-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1988  Honda CRX transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Honda CRX Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Honda CRX transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your CRX’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1988 Honda CRX’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your Honda's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Honda CRX? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your CRX towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • Does my CRX's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Caring for your Honda CRX’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. A general rule of thumb is to have your transmission fluid checked and changed about every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, but that timeline can change if you're hard on your Honda. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your Honda CRX’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1988 CRX, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.