The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Firebird’s performance. They're often easy to notice. Pontiac Firebird transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Pontiac Firebird transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your Firebird’s not even driveable.
Pontiac recommends having your Firebird's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, Pontiac recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1983 Pontiac Firebirds at certain intervals with Pontiac-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1983 Firebird services and perform them according to Pontiac-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Firebird’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.
We do our best to keep Pontiac Firebird transmission repairs and services affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Firebird a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.
Automatic or manual transmission, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help. Schedule a transmission service or repair today.