Transmission Services for 2001 Lincoln Continental

What’s the Importance of Your 2001 Continental’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Continental’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2001 Lincoln Continental transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Lincoln Continental transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your Continental at all.

Lincoln Transmission Recommendations for 2001 Continentals

According to Lincoln, your Continental’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, your Continental differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Lincoln-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 2001  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 engine running at peak performance.

Lincoln Continental Transmission Service Cost

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

2001 Lincoln Continental Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Lincoln? 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 offering to tow something for a friend, 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. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Continental is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my Continental's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2001 Continental’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. A general rule of thumb is to have your transmission fluid checked and changed about every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, but that timeline can change if you're hard on your Lincoln. 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 2001 Continental, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.