1989 Nissan D21 Transmission Service

Why is Your 1989 D21’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1989 Nissan D21 transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. Let Nissan D21 transmission problems linger and you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that your D21 isn’t working at all.

Nissan Transmission Recommendations for 1989 D21s

Nissan recommends having your D21's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, Nissan recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1989 Nissan D21s at certain intervals with Nissan-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1989  Nissan D21 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 ((about.manufacturer)) running for miles and miles.

How Much Do Nissan D21 Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Nissan D21 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 D21'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 count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1989 Nissan D21 Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Nissan? 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.
  • How much can I tow in a Nissan D21? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. Defying your D21 towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • How often does my D21 transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your Nissan D21 transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. A general rule of thumb is to have your transmission fluid checked and changed about every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, but that timeline can change if you're hard on your Nissan. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your Nissan D21’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1989 D21, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.