Transmission Services for 1984 Nissan 300ZX

What’s the Importance of Your 1984 300ZX’s Transmission?

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 300ZX’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1984 Nissan 300ZX transmission problems could include 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. If you ignore Nissan 300ZX transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your 300ZX isn’t working at all.

Nissan Transmission Recommendations for 1984 300ZXs

Nissan recommends having your 300ZX's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, Nissan recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1984 Nissan 300ZXs at certain intervals with Nissan-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1984 300ZX up to Nissan-recommended standards. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Nissan 300ZX Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for Nissan 300ZX 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 give your 300ZX a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1984 Nissan 300ZX Transmission Q&A

  • What happens if I "ride" my Nissan'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 my Nissan tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small it is. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your 300ZX is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • How often does my 300ZX transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your Nissan 300ZX transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your Nissan'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.

Show Your Nissan 300ZX’s Transmission Some TLC

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your 300ZX today.