1986 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Transmission Service & Repairs

What’s the Importance of Your 1986 Delta 88’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. 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. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1986 Oldsmobile Delta 88 transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you ignore Oldsmobile Delta 88 transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your Delta 88’s not even driveable.

Oldsmobile Transmission Recommendations for 1986 Delta 88s

Your Delta 88’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Oldsmobile. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your Delta 88 should be exchanged regularly with Oldsmobile-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1986  Oldsmobile Delta 88 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.

Oldsmobile Delta 88 Transmission Service Pricing

We work hard to offer affordable Oldsmobile Delta 88 transmission repairs and services. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Delta 88’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1986 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Transmission Q&A

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Oldsmobile? 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.
  • What can I tow in a Oldsmobile? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your Delta 88’s towing capacity. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Delta 88 is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • How often does my Delta 88 transmission fluid need to be checked? Caring for your Oldsmobile Delta 88’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. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your Oldsmobile Delta 88’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 Delta 88 today.