1984 Jeep CJ7 Transmission Service

What’s the Importance of Your 1984 CJ7’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 small transmission issue can put a big dent in your CJ7’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1984 Jeep CJ7 transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, 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 CJ7 transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your CJ7 at all.

Jeep Transmission Recommendations for 1984 CJ7s

Your CJ7’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Jeep. First off, Jeep recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1984 Jeep CJ7s at certain intervals with Jeep-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1984  Jeep CJ7 transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your CJ7’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Jeep CJ7 Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Jeep CJ7 transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your CJ7's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1984 Jeep CJ7’s Transmission

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Jeep? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Jeep CJ7? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's 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. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my CJ7's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1984 CJ7’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 Jeep, so check with your technician first. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Brake for Jeep CJ7 Transmission Service

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your CJ7 today.