Transmission Services for 1990 Pontiac Trans Sport

Why is Your 1990 Trans Sport’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, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 1990 Pontiac Trans Sport transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, a feeling of shakiness, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you ignore Pontiac Trans Sport transmission issues you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your Trans Sport at all.

Pontiac Transmission Recommendations for 1990 Trans Sports

According to Pontiac, your Trans Sport’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your Trans Sport should be exchanged regularly with Pontiac-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1990 Trans Sport up to Pontiac-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Trans Sport’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Pontiac Trans Sport Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Pontiac Trans Sport 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 give your Trans Sport a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1990 Pontiac Trans Sport Transmission Q&A

  • What happens if I "ride" my Pontiac's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Pontiac Trans Sport? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. 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.
  • When should I have my Trans Sport's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your Pontiac Trans Sport transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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 Trans Sport Transmission Service

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your Trans Sport today.