1987 Pontiac T1000 Transmission Service

What’s the Importance of Your 1987 T1000’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose 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. 1987 Pontiac T1000 transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding 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 T1000 transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your T1000 isn’t working at all.

Pontiac Transmission Recommendations for 1987 T1000s

Pontiac recommends having your T1000's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, your T1000 differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Pontiac-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 1987  Pontiac T1000 transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. If you think there’s something wrong with your T1000’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Pontiac T1000 Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Pontiac T1000 transmission repairs and services. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your T1000’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1987 Pontiac T1000 Questions & Answers

  • 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. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Pontiac tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. Defying your T1000 towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your T1000 is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my T1000's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Caring for your Pontiac T1000’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your Pontiac's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Show Your Pontiac T1000’s Transmission Some TLC

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