Transmission Services for 1996 Lincoln Continental

What’s the Importance of Your 1996 Continental’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 tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1996 Lincoln Continental transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. Let Lincoln Continental transmission problems linger and you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your Continental isn’t working at all.

Lincoln Transmission Recommendations for 1996 Continentals

According to Lincoln, your Continental’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your Continental should be exchanged regularly with Lincoln-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1996  Lincoln Continental transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your Continental’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your ((about.manufacturer)) running for miles and miles.

Lincoln Continental Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for Lincoln Continental transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Continental'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 count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1996 Lincoln Continental’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your Lincoln's brakes? 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 my Lincoln tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. Defying your Continental towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my Continental transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1996 Continental’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 Lincoln's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Brake for Lincoln Continental Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1996 Continental, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.