Transmission Services for 1996 Honda Passport

1996 Honda Passport Service Schedule

Not sure when your 1996 Passport is due for its next transmission service?

What’s the Importance of Your 1996 Passport’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1996 Honda Passport transmission problems could include 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 ignore Honda Passport transmission issues you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your Passport isn’t working at all.

Honda Transmission Recommendations for 1996 Passports

Your Passport’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Honda. First off, Honda recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1996 Honda Passports at certain intervals with Honda-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1996  Honda Passport transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your Passport’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Honda Passport Transmission Service Pricing

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

1996 Honda Passport Questions & Answers

  • 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.
  • What can I tow in a Honda? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, 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. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my Passport's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1996 Passport’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your Honda's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Show Your Honda Passport’s Transmission Some TLC

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