2006 Pontiac Solstice Transmission Service & Repairs

2006 Pontiac Solstice Service Schedule

When is it time for 2006 Pontiac Solstice transmission service or repair?

Why is Your 2006 Solstice’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Solstice’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2006 Pontiac Solstice transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you ignore Pontiac Solstice transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your Solstice’s not even driveable.

Pontiac Transmission Recommendations for 2006 Solstices

Your Solstice’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Pontiac. First off, Pontiac recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2006 Pontiac Solstices at certain intervals with Pontiac-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2006 Solstice up to Pontiac-recommended standards. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Pontiac Solstice Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Pontiac Solstice transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your Solstice a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2006 Pontiac Solstice’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.
  • 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. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my Solstice transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2006 Solstice’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system 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 Solstice’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 Solstice today.