Transmission Services for 1992 Pontiac Grand Am

What Does Your Pontiac Grand Am Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1992 Pontiac Grand Am transmission problems could include 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. Let Pontiac Grand Am transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your Grand Am at all.

Pontiac Transmission Recommendations for 1992 Grand Ams

Your Grand Am’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Pontiac. First off, the transmission fluid in your Grand Am should be exchanged regularly with Pontiac-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1992 Grand Am up to Pontiac-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your Grand Am’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Pontiac Grand Am Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Pontiac Grand Am transmission repairs and services affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Grand Am'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 transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1992 Pontiac Grand Am 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. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Pontiac tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • When should I have my Grand Am's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Pontiac Grand Am’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 Grand Am Transmission

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