1990 Toyota Corolla Transmission Service & Repairs

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Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1990 Corolla, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.

What Does Your Toyota Corolla Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. 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 Corolla’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1990 Toyota Corolla transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Toyota Corolla transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your Corolla’s not even driveable.

Toyota Transmission Recommendations for 1990 Corollas

According to Toyota, your Corolla’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, Toyota recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1990 Toyota Corollas at certain intervals with Toyota-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1990  Toyota Corolla transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your Toyota running for miles and miles.

Toyota Corolla Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Toyota Corolla transmission repairs and services affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Corolla’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1990 Toyota Corolla’s Transmission

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Toyota? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Toyota tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. 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 Corolla's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Toyota Corolla’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 Toyota'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.