1989 Suzuki Samurai Transmission Service

Why is Your 1989 Samurai’s Transmission So Important?

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, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 1989 Suzuki Samurai transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you ignore Suzuki Samurai transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your Samurai isn’t working at all.

Suzuki Transmission Recommendations for 1989 Samurais

Your Samurai’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Suzuki. First off, the transmission fluid in your Samurai should be exchanged regularly with Suzuki-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1989 Samurai up to Suzuki-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your Samurai’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your ((about.manufacturer)) running for miles and miles.

Suzuki Samurai Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for Suzuki Samurai 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 inspect your Samurai'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 count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1989 Suzuki Samurai Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Suzuki? 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.
  • What can I tow in a Suzuki? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your Samurai’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my Samurai transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1989 Samurai’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 Suzuki. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your Suzuki Samurai’s Transmission Some TLC

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