Transmission Services for 1983 Lincoln Mark VI

What Does Your Lincoln Mark VI Transmission Do?

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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. They're often easy to notice. Lincoln Mark VI transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, 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 Lincoln Mark VI transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your Mark VI isn’t working at all.

Lincoln Transmission Recommendations for 1983 Mark VIs

According to Lincoln, your Mark VI’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your Mark VI should be exchanged regularly with Lincoln-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1983 Mark VI services and perform them according to Lincoln-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.

How Much Do Lincoln Mark VI Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Lincoln Mark VI transmission repairs and services. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Mark VI’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1983 Lincoln Mark VI Transmission Q&A

  • What happens when you "ride" your Lincoln's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Lincoln? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your Mark VI 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.
  • Does my Mark VI's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1983 Mark VI’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. About every 30,000 to 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your transmission fluid inspected and perhaps changed. Service intervals can vary depending on how you use your Lincoln, so check with your technician first. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Brake for Lincoln Mark VI Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1983 Mark VI, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.