1991 Pontiac Firebird Transmission Service

1991 Pontiac Firebird Service Schedule

Not sure when your 1991 Firebird is due for its next transmission service?

Why is Your 1991 Firebird’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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. Pontiac Firebird transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. Let Pontiac Firebird transmission problems linger and you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your Firebird at all.

Pontiac Transmission Recommendations for 1991 Firebirds

According to Pontiac, your Firebird’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your Firebird should be exchanged regularly with Pontiac-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1991  Pontiac Firebird transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your Pontiac running for miles and miles.

Pontiac Firebird Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Pontiac Firebird transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Firebird's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1991 Pontiac Firebird’s Transmission

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Pontiac? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. 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 volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your Firebird’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my Firebird transmission fluid need to be checked? Caring for your Pontiac Firebird’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.

Show Your Pontiac Firebird’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 Firebird today.