1987 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme Transmission Service

What’s the Importance of Your 1987 Cutlass Supreme’s Transmission?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Cutlass Supreme’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 1987 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme transmission problems can show up as 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. Let Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your Cutlass Supreme’s not even driveable.

Oldsmobile Transmission Recommendations for 1987 Cutlass Supremes

Your Cutlass Supreme’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Oldsmobile. For example, your Cutlass Supreme differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Oldsmobile-approved products. Our expert techs are familiar with 1987 Cutlass Supreme services and perform them according to Oldsmobile-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your Cutlass Supreme’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Cutlass Supreme’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1987 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme’s Transmission

  • What happens if I "ride" my Oldsmobile's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and 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 it is. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. 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 Cutlass Supreme transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1987 Cutlass Supreme’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system 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.

Brake for Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1987 Cutlass Supreme, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.