1990 Jeep Wrangler Transmission Service & Repairs

1990 Jeep Wrangler Maintenance Schedule

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

What’s the Importance of Your 1990 Wrangler’s Transmission?

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 small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Wrangler’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1990 Jeep Wrangler transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Jeep Wrangler transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your Wrangler’s not even driveable.

Jeep Transmission Recommendations for 1990 Wranglers

According to Jeep, your Wrangler’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your Wrangler should be exchanged regularly with Jeep-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1990 Wrangler 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 diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Jeep Wrangler Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Jeep Wrangler transmission repairs and services. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Wrangler a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1990 Jeep Wrangler Transmission Q&A

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Jeep? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Jeep Wrangler? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. 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 Wrangler's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1990 Wrangler’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. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your Jeep Wrangler’s Transmission Some TLC

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