Transmission Services for 2000 Pontiac Montana

Why is Your 2000 Montana’s Transmission So Important?

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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. They're often easy to notice. Pontiac Montana transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, 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 Montana transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your Montana isn’t working at all.

Pontiac Transmission Recommendations for 2000 Montanas

Your Montana’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Pontiac. First off, your Montana differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Pontiac-approved products. Our technicians know how to service your 2000 Montana up to Pontiac-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your Montana’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Pontiac Montana Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Pontiac Montana transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Montana’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2000 Pontiac Montana Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Pontiac? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. 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 Montana? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. Defying your Montana towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my Montana's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2000 Montana’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system 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.

Brake for Pontiac Montana Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2000 Montana, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.