Transmission Services for 2002 Lincoln Continental

What Does Your Lincoln Continental Transmission Do?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. 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 Continental’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2002 Lincoln Continental transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Lincoln Continental transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your Continental isn’t working at all.

Lincoln Transmission Recommendations for 2002 Continentals

Lincoln recommends having your Continental's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, Lincoln recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2002 Lincoln Continentals at certain intervals with Lincoln-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2002 Continental up to Lincoln-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your Continental’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Lincoln Continental Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Lincoln Continental transmission repairs and services affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car 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 transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2002 Lincoln Continental Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Lincoln? 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 Lincoln Continental? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your Continental towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • When should I have my Continental's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2002 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. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Brake for Lincoln Continental Transmission Service

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