1987 Honda Prelude Transmission Service

Why is Your 1987 Prelude’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount 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. 1987 Honda Prelude transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, a feeling of shakiness, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Honda Prelude transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your Prelude isn’t working at all.

Honda Transmission Recommendations for 1987 Preludes

Your Prelude’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Honda. For example, Honda recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1987 Honda Preludes at certain intervals with Honda-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1987 Prelude services and perform them according to Honda-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Prelude’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your ((about.manufacturer)) running for miles and miles.

How Much Do Honda Prelude Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Honda Prelude transmission repairs and services affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Prelude's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1987 Honda Prelude Transmission Q&A

  • What happens if I "ride" my Honda's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Honda? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. Defying your Prelude towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my Prelude's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1987 Prelude’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system 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. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Brake for Honda Prelude Transmission Service

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