1996 Pontiac Trans Sport Transmission Service & Repairs

What Does Your Pontiac Trans Sport Transmission Do?

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 small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Trans Sport’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1996 Pontiac Trans Sport transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Pontiac Trans Sport transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your Trans Sport’s not even driveable.

Pontiac Transmission Recommendations for 1996 Trans Sports

Your Trans Sport’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Pontiac. Specifically, your Trans Sport differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Pontiac-approved products. Our technicians know how to service your 1996 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 keep your ((about.manufacturer)) running for miles and miles.

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. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Trans Sport's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1996 Pontiac Trans Sport Transmission Q&A

  • What happens when you "ride" your Pontiac's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Pontiac tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your Trans Sport towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Trans Sport is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • 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. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your Pontiac Trans Sport’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 Trans Sport today.