Transmission Services for 1986 Lincoln Mark VII

What Does Your Lincoln Mark VII Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. 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 Mark VII’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 1986 Lincoln Mark VII transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. Let Lincoln Mark VII transmission problems linger and you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that your Mark VII isn’t working at all.

Lincoln Transmission Recommendations for 1986 Mark VIIs

According to Lincoln, your Mark VII’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, your Mark VII differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Lincoln-approved products. Our technicians know how to service your 1986 Mark VII up to Lincoln-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your Mark VII’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your ((about.manufacturer)) running for miles and miles.

Lincoln Mark VII Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Lincoln Mark VII transmission repairs and services affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Mark VII a check-up so you can make informed service and repair 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.

1986 Lincoln Mark VII Transmission Q&A

  • 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 I tow in a Lincoln Mark VII? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, 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 Mark VII is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • How often does my Mark VII transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your Lincoln Mark VII transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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.

Take Time for Your Lincoln Mark VII Transmission

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