Transmission Services for 1989 Peugeot 505

What’s the Importance of Your 1989 505’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your 505’s performance. They're often easy to notice. Peugeot 505 transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Peugeot 505 transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your 505 at all.

Peugeot Transmission Recommendations for 1989 505s

Peugeot recommends having your 505's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, your 505 differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Peugeot-approved products. Our expert techs are familiar with 1989 505 services and perform them according to Peugeot-recommended specifications. 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 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. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your 505 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.

1989 Peugeot 505 Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Peugeot? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. 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 your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your 505 towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. 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? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1989 505’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system 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. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Brake for Peugeot 505 Transmission Service

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your 505 today.