Transmission Services for 2008 Pontiac G6

What Does Your Pontiac G6 Transmission Do?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. 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. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2008 Pontiac G6 transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Pontiac G6 transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your G6’s not even driveable.

Pontiac Transmission Recommendations for 2008 G6s

Your G6’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Pontiac. Specifically, Pontiac recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2008 Pontiac G6s at certain intervals with Pontiac-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2008 G6 up to Pontiac-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your G6’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Pontiac G6 Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Pontiac G6 transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your G6's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2008 Pontiac G6 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.
  • How much can I tow in a Pontiac G6? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. Defying your G6 towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your G6 is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • When should I have my G6's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your Pontiac G6 transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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 G6 Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2008 G6, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.