Transmission Services for 1986 Peugeot 505

What’s the Importance of Your 1986 505’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, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 1986 Peugeot 505 transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Peugeot 505 transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your 505 at all.

Peugeot Transmission Recommendations for 1986 505s

According to Peugeot, your 505’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, Peugeot recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1986 Peugeot 505s at certain intervals with Peugeot-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1986 505 up to Peugeot-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your 505’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Peugeot 505 Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Peugeot 505 transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car 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 car needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1986 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.
  • How much can my Peugeot tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your 505’s towing capacity. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • Does my 505's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Maintaining your Peugeot 505 transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. A general rule of thumb is to have your transmission fluid checked and changed about every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, but that timeline can change if you're hard on your Peugeot. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

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Automatic or manual transmission, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help. Schedule a transmission service or repair today.