2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee Transmission Service

Service Schedule for 2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee

When is it time for 2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee transmission service or repair?

What’s the Importance of Your 2003 Grand Cherokee’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. 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. They're often easy to notice. 2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee 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 ignore Jeep Grand Cherokee transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your Grand Cherokee at all.

Jeep Transmission Recommendations for 2003 Grand Cherokees

Your Grand Cherokee’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Jeep. Specifically, Jeep recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2003 Jeep Grand Cherokees at certain intervals with Jeep-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2003 Grand Cherokee services and perform them according to Jeep-recommended specifications. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Jeep Grand Cherokee Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Jeep Grand Cherokee transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Grand Cherokee a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee Transmission Q&A

  • What happens when you "ride" your Jeep's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Jeep 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. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my Grand Cherokee's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2003 Grand Cherokee’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 Jeep's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Show Your Jeep Grand Cherokee’s Transmission Some TLC

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