1998 Honda Odyssey Transmission Service & Repairs

What Does Your Honda Odyssey Transmission Do?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. 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. They're often easy to notice. Honda Odyssey transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking at any speed, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you ignore Honda Odyssey transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your Odyssey at all.

Honda Transmission Recommendations for 1998 Odysseys

Your Odyssey’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Honda. First off, Honda recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1998 Honda Odysseys at certain intervals with Honda-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1998 Odyssey services and perform them according to Honda-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Odyssey’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Honda Odyssey Transmission Service Pricing

We do our best to keep Honda Odyssey transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Odyssey’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1998 Honda Odyssey’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your Honda's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Honda tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Odyssey is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my Odyssey's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1998 Odyssey’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. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your Honda Odyssey’s Transmission Some TLC

Automatic or manual transmission, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help. Schedule a transmission service or repair today.