Transmission Services for 2006 Pontiac Vibe

What Does Your Pontiac Vibe 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 Vibe’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. Pontiac Vibe transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, a feeling of shakiness, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Pontiac Vibe transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your Vibe at all.

Pontiac Transmission Recommendations for 2006 Vibes

Your Vibe’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Pontiac. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your Vibe should be exchanged regularly with Pontiac-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2006 Vibe up to Pontiac-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Vibe’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Pontiac Vibe Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for Pontiac Vibe 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 Vibe a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car 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.

2006 Pontiac Vibe 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.
  • What can I tow in a Pontiac? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, 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. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • How often does my Vibe transmission fluid need to be checked? Caring for your Pontiac Vibe’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it 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. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Take Time for Your Pontiac Vibe Transmission

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