The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your 98’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. Oldsmobile 98 transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. Let Oldsmobile 98 transmission problems linger and you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your 98 isn’t working at all.
Oldsmobile recommends having your 98's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, Oldsmobile recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1996 Oldsmobile 98s at certain intervals with Oldsmobile-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1996 Oldsmobile 98 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 diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.
We work to keep the average cost for Oldsmobile 98 transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your 98’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s 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 1996 98, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.