Transmission Services for 1996 Plymouth Neon

Brake for Plymouth Neon Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1996 Neon, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.

What Does Your Plymouth Neon 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 small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Neon’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 1996 Plymouth Neon 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 Plymouth Neon transmission trouble you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that your Neon isn’t working at all.

Plymouth Transmission Recommendations for 1996 Neons

Plymouth recommends having your Neon's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, Plymouth recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1996 Plymouth Neons at certain intervals with Plymouth-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1996 Neon up to Plymouth-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Neon’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do Plymouth Neon Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Plymouth Neon transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Neon a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car 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.

1996 Plymouth Neon Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your Plymouth's brakes? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Plymouth tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small it is. Defying your Neon towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my Neon transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your Plymouth Neon 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 Plymouth. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.
  • Can Plymouth Neon transmission fluid leak? Yes. Plymouth Neon transmission fluid can leak over time and potentially cause transmission issues. Worn or damaged seals, a loose or damaged transmission pan, a cracked transmission housing, faulty transmission cooler lines, or an overfilled transmission could cause transmission fluid leaks.
  • Who fixes Plymouth Neon transmission leaks? Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care can troubleshoot and repair Neon transmission systems. Book an appointment online today.
  • Can I drive my Plymouth Neon with a transmission fluid leak? Driving your Neon with a transmission fluid leak is highly discouraged. Transmission fluid is vital to the smooth operation of your transmission system, and a leak can put the entire system at risk. A transmission fluid leak may lead to decreased performance, overheating, and possibly even transmission failure.