1988 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme Transmission Service & Repairs

What Does Your Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme Transmission Do?

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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1988 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you ignore Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme transmission issues you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your Cutlass Supreme at all.

Oldsmobile Transmission Recommendations for 1988 Cutlass Supremes

Your Cutlass Supreme’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Oldsmobile. Specifically, your Cutlass Supreme differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Oldsmobile-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 1988  Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme 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.

How Much Do Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme transmission repairs and services. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Cutlass Supreme a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1988 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme’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. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Oldsmobile tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your Cutlass Supreme’s towing capacity. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • When should I have my Cutlass Supreme's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. About every 30,000 to 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your transmission fluid inspected and perhaps changed. Service intervals can vary depending on how you use your Oldsmobile, so check with your technician first. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

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 1988 Cutlass Supreme, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.