1993 Pontiac Grand Am Transmission Service & Repairs

What’s the Importance of Your 1993 Grand Am’s Transmission?

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 small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Grand Am’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1993 Pontiac Grand Am 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. Let Pontiac Grand Am transmission problems linger and you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that your Grand Am isn’t working at all.

Pontiac Transmission Recommendations for 1993 Grand Ams

Pontiac recommends having your Grand Am's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, Pontiac recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1993 Pontiac Grand Ams at certain intervals with Pontiac-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1993 Grand Am up to Pontiac-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Grand Am’s transmission, book 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 give your Grand Am a check-up so you can make informed service and repair 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 1993 Pontiac Grand Am’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your Pontiac's brakes? 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.
  • How much can I tow in a Pontiac Grand Am? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small it is. Defying your Grand Am towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my Grand Am's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Caring for your Pontiac Grand Am’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. A general rule of thumb is to have your transmission fluid checked and changed about every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, but that timeline can change if you're hard on your Pontiac. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Show Your Pontiac Grand Am’s Transmission Some TLC

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