Transmission Services for 1996 Lincoln Mark VIII

1996 Lincoln Mark VIII Maintenance Schedule

Not sure when your 1996 Mark VIII is due for its next transmission service?

What Does Your Lincoln Mark VIII Transmission Do?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. 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 Mark VIII’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1996 Lincoln Mark VIII transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, 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 Mark VIII transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your Mark VIII isn’t working at all.

Lincoln Transmission Recommendations for 1996 Mark VIIIs

According to Lincoln, your Mark VIII’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, Lincoln recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1996 Lincoln Mark VIIIs at certain intervals with Lincoln-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1996 Mark VIII 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 ((about.manufacturer)) running for miles and miles.

Lincoln Mark VIII Transmission Service Pricing

We do our best to keep Lincoln Mark VIII 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 Mark VIII a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1996 Lincoln Mark VIII’s Transmission

  • What happens if I "ride" my 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 offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your Mark VIII’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my Mark VIII's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Lincoln Mark VIII’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it 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 Mark VIII Transmission Service

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