Transmission Services for 1989 Mazda 626

Take Time for Your Mazda 626 Transmission

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

What Does Your Mazda 626 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, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your 626’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1989 Mazda 626 transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Mazda 626 transmission trouble you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that your 626 isn’t working at all.

Mazda Transmission Recommendations for 1989 626s

Your 626’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Mazda. Specifically, Mazda recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1989 Mazda 626s at certain intervals with Mazda-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1989 626 up to Mazda-recommended standards. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your Mazda running for miles and miles.

How Much Do Mazda 626 Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Mazda 626 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 inspect your 626's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1989 Mazda 626 Transmission Q&A

  • What happens if I "ride" my Mazda'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.
  • What can I tow in a Mazda? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. Defying your 626 towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my 626 transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your Mazda 626 transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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 Mazda, so check with your technician first. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.