Transmission Services for 1990 Jeep Cherokee

Service Schedule for 1990 Jeep Cherokee

Not sure when your 1990 Cherokee is due for its next transmission service?

What Does Your Jeep Cherokee 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. They're often easy to notice. 1990 Jeep Cherokee transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Jeep Cherokee transmission trouble you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that your Cherokee isn’t working at all.

Jeep Transmission Recommendations for 1990 Cherokees

Your Cherokee’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Jeep. First off, Jeep recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1990 Jeep Cherokees at certain intervals with Jeep-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1990 Cherokee services and perform them according to Jeep-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Cherokee’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do Jeep Cherokee Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Jeep Cherokee transmission repairs and services affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Cherokee 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.

1990 Jeep Cherokee Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Jeep? 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 Jeep? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. Defying your Cherokee towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Cherokee is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • How often does my Cherokee transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your Jeep Cherokee transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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 Jeep, so check with your technician first. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Take Time for Your Jeep Cherokee Transmission

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your Cherokee today.