Transmission Services for 1983 Pontiac 6000

What’s the Importance of Your 1983 6000’s Transmission?

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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. They're often easy to notice. 1983 Pontiac 6000 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 Pontiac 6000 transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or discover that your 6000’s not even driveable.

Pontiac Transmission Recommendations for 1983 6000s

Pontiac recommends having your 6000's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, Pontiac recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1983 Pontiac 6000s at certain intervals with Pontiac-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1983 6000 up to Pontiac-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your 6000’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Pontiac 6000 Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Pontiac 6000 transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your 6000 a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1983 Pontiac 6000’s Transmission

  • What happens if I "ride" my Pontiac'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. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Pontiac? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's 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. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my 6000's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1983 6000’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 Pontiac, so check with your technician first. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Brake for Pontiac 6000 Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1983 6000, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.