1996 Mitsubishi Montero Transmission Service & Repairs

Service Schedule for 1996 Mitsubishi Montero

When is the best time to get transmission services for your 1996 Mitsubishi Montero?

What Does Your Mitsubishi Montero Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. 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 Montero’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 1996 Mitsubishi Montero transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking at any speed, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. Let Mitsubishi Montero transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your Montero isn’t working at all.

Mitsubishi Transmission Recommendations for 1996 Monteros

According to Mitsubishi, your Montero’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, your Montero differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Mitsubishi-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 1996  Mitsubishi Montero transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Montero’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your Mitsubishi running for miles and miles.

Mitsubishi Montero Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Mitsubishi Montero transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for 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 preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1996 Mitsubishi Montero’s Transmission

  • What happens if I "ride" my Mitsubishi'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 Mitsubishi tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small it is. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your Montero’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my Montero's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Caring for your Mitsubishi Montero’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 Mitsubishi'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.

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