1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera Transmission Service

What Does Your Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera Transmission Do?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you ignore Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera transmission issues you might notice your fuel economy decrease or discover that your Cutlass Ciera’s not even driveable.

Oldsmobile Transmission Recommendations for 1989 Cutlass Cieras

Your Cutlass Ciera’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Oldsmobile. First off, Oldsmobile recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass Cieras at certain intervals with Oldsmobile-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1989 Cutlass Ciera services and perform them according to Oldsmobile-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your Cutlass Ciera’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera Transmission Service Pricing

We do our best to keep Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera transmission repairs and services affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Cutlass Ciera'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 transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your Oldsmobile's brakes? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Oldsmobile? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. Defying your Cutlass Ciera towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my Cutlass Ciera transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1989 Cutlass Ciera’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. 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 Oldsmobile. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Take Time for Your Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera Transmission

Automatic or manual transmission, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help. Schedule a transmission service or repair today.