1985 Pontiac Fiero Transmission Service

Why is Your 1985 Fiero’s Transmission So Important?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1985 Pontiac Fiero transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you ignore Pontiac Fiero transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your Fiero’s not even driveable.

Pontiac Transmission Recommendations for 1985 Fieros

Your Fiero’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Pontiac. First off, Pontiac recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1985 Pontiac Fieros at certain intervals with Pontiac-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1985  Pontiac Fiero transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Fiero’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your ((about.manufacturer)) running for miles and miles.

Pontiac Fiero Transmission Service Cost

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

1985 Pontiac Fiero Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your 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. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Pontiac? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, 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. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Fiero is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • When should I have my Fiero's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Pontiac Fiero’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 Pontiac, so check with your technician first. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Take Time for Your Pontiac Fiero Transmission

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