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. They're often easy to notice. 1997 Oldsmobile 88 transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you ignore Oldsmobile 88 transmission issues you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your 88 isn’t working at all.
Your 88’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Oldsmobile. Specifically, Oldsmobile recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1997 Oldsmobile 88s at certain intervals with Oldsmobile-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1997 Oldsmobile 88 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 engine running at peak performance.
We work to keep the average cost for Oldsmobile 88 transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your 88’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.
Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1997 88, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.