Transmission Services for 1989 Peugeot 405

What Does Your Peugeot 405 Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1989 Peugeot 405 transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Peugeot 405 transmission trouble you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that your 405 isn’t working at all.

Peugeot Transmission Recommendations for 1989 405s

Your 405’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Peugeot. First off, Peugeot recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1989 Peugeot 405s at certain intervals with Peugeot-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1989 405 up to Peugeot-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your 405’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your Peugeot running for miles and miles.

Peugeot 405 Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Peugeot 405 transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your 405 a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1989 Peugeot 405 Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your Peugeot's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Peugeot? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, 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 405 transmission fluid need to be checked? Caring for your Peugeot 405’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 Peugeot'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.

Show Your Peugeot 405’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1989 405, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.