1986 Mitsubishi Montero Transmission Service

What’s the Importance of Your 1986 Montero’s Transmission?

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 tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1986 Mitsubishi Montero transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. Let Mitsubishi Montero transmission problems linger and you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your Montero at all.

Mitsubishi Transmission Recommendations for 1986 Monteros

According to Mitsubishi, your Montero’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, Mitsubishi recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1986 Mitsubishi Monteros at certain intervals with Mitsubishi-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1986  Mitsubishi Montero transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your Mitsubishi running for miles and miles.

How Much Do Mitsubishi Montero Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Mitsubishi Montero transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Montero’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1986 Mitsubishi Montero Questions & Answers

  • 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. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Mitsubishi? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, 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? Maintaining your Mitsubishi Montero 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 Mitsubishi, so check with your technician first. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Brake for Mitsubishi Montero Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1986 Montero, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.