Transmission Services for 1985 Lincoln Town Car

What’s the Importance of Your 1985 Town Car’s Transmission?

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 tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1985 Lincoln Town Car transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Lincoln Town Car transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or discover that your Town Car’s not even driveable.

Lincoln Transmission Recommendations for 1985 Town Cars

Lincoln recommends having your Town Car's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. For example, your Town Car differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Lincoln-approved products. Our expert techs are familiar with 1985 Town Car services and perform them according to Lincoln-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your Town Car’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do Lincoln Town Car Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Lincoln Town Car transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Town Car’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1985 Lincoln Town Car Transmission Q&A

  • 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. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Lincoln tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your Town Car towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Town Car is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • How often does my Town Car transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1985 Town Car’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system 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 Town Car Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1985 Town Car, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.