1985 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Transmission Service & Repairs

Why is Your 1985 Delta 88’s Transmission So Important?

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 tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 1985 Oldsmobile Delta 88 transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. Let Oldsmobile Delta 88 transmission problems linger and you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your Delta 88 at all.

Oldsmobile Transmission Recommendations for 1985 Delta 88s

Oldsmobile recommends having your Delta 88's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, your Delta 88 differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Oldsmobile-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 1985  Oldsmobile Delta 88 transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Delta 88’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your ((about.manufacturer)) running for miles and miles.

Oldsmobile Delta 88 Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Oldsmobile Delta 88 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 Delta 88 a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1985 Oldsmobile Delta 88’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your 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.
  • How much can my Oldsmobile tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your Delta 88’s towing capacity. 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 Delta 88 transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your Oldsmobile Delta 88 transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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.

Take Time for Your Oldsmobile Delta 88 Transmission

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your Delta 88 today.