Transmission Services for 1983 Peugeot 505

What Does Your Peugeot 505 Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. 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 505’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. Peugeot 505 transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. Let Peugeot 505 transmission problems linger and you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your 505 at all.

Peugeot Transmission Recommendations for 1983 505s

According to Peugeot, your 505’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, your 505 differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Peugeot-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 1983  Peugeot 505 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 Peugeot 505 Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Peugeot 505 transmission repairs and services. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your 505's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1983 Peugeot 505 Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Peugeot? 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 offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small it is. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your 505’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my 505 transmission fluid need to be checked? Caring for your Peugeot 505’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 Peugeot, so check with your technician first. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Brake for Peugeot 505 Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1983 505, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.