1983 Toyota Land Cruiser Transmission Service & Repairs

Show Your Toyota Land Cruiser’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 Land Cruiser today.

Why is Your 1983 Land Cruiser’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 small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Land Cruiser’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1983 Toyota Land Cruiser transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. Let Toyota Land Cruiser transmission problems linger and you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your Land Cruiser isn’t working at all.

Toyota Transmission Recommendations for 1983 Land Cruisers

Toyota recommends having your Land Cruiser's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your Land Cruiser should be exchanged regularly with Toyota-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1983 Land Cruiser up to Toyota-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your Land Cruiser’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Toyota Land Cruiser Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for Toyota Land Cruiser 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 Land Cruiser's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1983 Toyota Land Cruiser Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Toyota? 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 Toyota Land Cruiser? 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. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Land Cruiser is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • When should I have my Land Cruiser's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1983 Land Cruiser’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system 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 Toyota, so check with your technician first. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.