1985 Mitsubishi Montero Transmission Service

Why is Your 1985 Montero’s Transmission So Important?

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. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1985 Mitsubishi Montero transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. Let Mitsubishi Montero transmission problems linger and you could see your fuel economy decrease or discover that your Montero’s not even driveable.

Mitsubishi Transmission Recommendations for 1985 Monteros

Your Montero’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Mitsubishi. First off, the transmission fluid in your Montero should be exchanged regularly with Mitsubishi-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1985 Montero services and perform them according to Mitsubishi-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your Montero’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Mitsubishi Montero Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Mitsubishi Montero 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 inspect your Montero'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 rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1985 Mitsubishi Montero’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your Mitsubishi's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Mitsubishi Montero? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my Montero transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1985 Montero’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 Mitsubishi, so check with your technician first. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

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