Transmission Services for 1987 Pontiac Fiero

Why is Your 1987 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. 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. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1987 Pontiac Fiero transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath 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 1987 Fieros

Pontiac recommends having your Fiero's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. For example, Pontiac recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1987 Pontiac Fieros at certain intervals with Pontiac-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1987 Fiero up to Pontiac-recommended standards. 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 diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Pontiac Fiero Transmission Service Pricing

We work hard to offer affordable Pontiac Fiero transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Fiero’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1987 Pontiac Fiero’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your Pontiac's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Pontiac tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small it is. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your Fiero’s towing capacity. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • How often does my Fiero transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1987 Fiero’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. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Show Your Pontiac Fiero’s Transmission Some TLC

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