1986 Oldsmobile Custom Cruiser Transmission Service & Repairs

Show Your Oldsmobile Custom Cruiser’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 Custom Cruiser today.

Why is Your 1986 Custom Cruiser’s Transmission So Important?

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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. They're often easy to notice. 1986 Oldsmobile Custom Cruiser transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. Let Oldsmobile Custom Cruiser transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your Custom Cruiser’s not even driveable.

Oldsmobile Transmission Recommendations for 1986 Custom Cruisers

According to Oldsmobile, your Custom Cruiser’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your Custom Cruiser should be exchanged regularly with Oldsmobile-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1986 Custom Cruiser up to Oldsmobile-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Custom Cruiser’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your Oldsmobile running for miles and miles.

Oldsmobile Custom Cruiser Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for Oldsmobile Custom Cruiser transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Custom Cruiser's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1986 Oldsmobile Custom Cruiser’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your Oldsmobile's brakes? 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 Oldsmobile Custom Cruiser? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. Defying your Custom Cruiser 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 Custom Cruiser transmission fluid need to be checked? Caring for your Oldsmobile Custom Cruiser’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 Oldsmobile's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.