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2012 Acura RDX Transmission

2012 Acura RDX transmission services offered by David McDavid Acura of Austin:

  • Transmission Filter Replacement
  • Transmission Fluid Change
  • Transmission Restoration
  • Transmission Repair
  • Transmission Flush
  • A Full 2012 Acura RDXTransmission Service includes a filter replacement, fluid change, gasket, flush, hose and pan inspection and a free multi-point inspection on all other components.

At David McDavid Acura of Austin, our technicians specialize in 2012 Acura RDX transmission repair and are OEM certified. Check out our service team reviews online to see why thousands of Acura RDX owners choose us for speedy, affordable, and dependable auto repair.

2012 Acura RDX Transmission Fluid

A transmission fluid change is frequently half the price of a transmission flush as it requires a lot fewer fluid and time to perform. 2012 Acura RDX transmission fluid changes are immensely important to keep your vehicle's transmission nice and lubricated. If you don't routinely change your fluids at least every 30,000 miles or so, you may find that your 2012 Acura RDX transmission will slip. Check your car's owner's manual for more information on the obvious mileage intervals in which your transmission needs the fluid interchanged. At David McDavid Acura of Austin, we offer a assortment of transmission fluid specials. You can also schedule transmission service online and save even more. if you need help researching fluid levels, pricing, or determining a service center, give us a call at 5126436468 and one of our service veterans will gladly help.

2012 Acura RDX Transmission Filter

Changing your 2012 Acura RDX transmission filter isn't as easy as disparate filters in your vehicle. There are multiple components to your transmission filter including the filter itself, which is commonly a metal plate with a fiber material that catches pollutants. Your 2012 Acura RDX will also contain a pickup tube, gasket, and rubber seal which may all need to be replaced along with the filter. Your 2012 Acura RDX transmission filter will need to be replaced every 30,000 or 50,000 miles. Be positive to check your vehicle's maintenance guide for more information on mileage and time intervals. You can also give David McDavid Acura of Austin a call for expert advice. If you'd like us to handle your transmission service, we generally promote transmission service coupons ranging from filter discounts to fluid specials on a monthly basis. Click here for more service specials and parts specials.

2012 Acura RDX Transmission Flush

A transmission flush is consistently twice the price of a fluid change due to the amount of time the service takes and the fact that the flush not only replaces the fluid in the pan but also removes fluid from the cooler lines and substitute parts of your transmission. A 2012 Acura RDX transmission flush also uses about 10 quarts of fluid to certainly clean and flush out the system.

How do you know if you need a Transmission Fluid Change or Transmission Flush?

A transmission flush is only essential if your system contains dirt or debris. If the fluid is extremely dark or contains further sediments, we would endorse a complete system flush instead of just exchanging the fluid. If you'd like one of our experienced Acura RDX technicians to examine your transmission fluid, book your transmission service online or give David McDavid Acura of Austin a call at 5126436468.

2012 Acura RDX Automatic vs Manual Transmission

Automatic and manual transmission will often require different fluids. Automatic transmission fluids are constantly thinner and are often red or green in color. Manual transmission fluid or gear oil is thicker due to additives and different compounds basic to lubricate the gearbox and different components. Manual transmissions have a higher friction environment due to the way gears are changed, thus the lubricant is different.

Not only are the fluids divergent between manual and automatic transmissions but the level of heat the fluids experience is exceedingly divergent. Automatic transmissions generate a lot more heat and thus the fluid in your transmission must be changed more frequently. If you don't change your 2012 Acura RDX transmission fluid, your transmission will have broken metal shavings and substitute corrosive material spread throughout the numerous components of your 2012 Acura RDX. You should frequently check the fluid levels between your fluid and transmission flush service intervals. In fair cases, manual transmissions don't come equipped with a dipstick to check your fluid levels, so it can be tremendously difficult to do. Call or visit David McDavid Acura of Austin for more information if your transmission doesn't contain a dipstick.

2012 Acura RDX Transmission Problems

Common warning signs that your transmission is having issues are:

  • Strange smells are a sign your transmission fluid is burning inside your components.
  • An evident sign would be if your 2012 Acura RDX transmission warning light is on.
  • If you notice an odd noise or grinding sound when you shift gears or if you feel your gears catching when you change them then your transmission feasible needs more lubricant or something more hazardous could be at fault.
  • Transmission fluid leaks are the most classic sign you need a transmission fluid change or potentially even a complete flush service. It's uncommon, but leaks could also represent there's an issue with your transmission hose.
  • One of the most classic signs is when your transmission shifts gears but the result of those shifts are delayed.

If you experience or think you may be experiencing any of these issues, give David McDavid Acura of Austin a call today and we'll walk you through the step by step process of checking your fluid levels or you can bring your 2012 Acura RDX into our factory-trained technicians and we can audit any issues your car may have for free as part of our multi-point inspection process. Schedule your transmission service online today!

2012 Acura RDX Transmission Cost

The value of a new 2012 Acura RDX transmission could be over $3,500 depending on the vehicle, however, transmission services such as fluid changes and a transmission fluid flush are considerably fewer expensive, in some cases costing fewer than $150. These services are fussy to prolonging the life of your 2012 Acura RDX transmission. At David McDavid Acura of Austin, we offer a variety of transmission repair specials and transmission parts discounts. Call 5126436468 or schedule an appointment online to learn more!

2012 Acura RDX Transmission Replacement

Car transmissions are extremely intricate. Electing on whether to rebuild or replace a destructive transmission can be extremely difficult. Typically, the electing factor is determining which components are destructive or failing. During a rebuild, David McDavid Acura of Austin will exclusively disassemble your 2012 Acura RDX transmission and clean and inspect every single part. This requires gigantic knowledge of not on the components of the transmission, but the estimate of repair versus replacement. It also requires knowing which parts are compatible. Our certified Acura master technicians specialize in transmissions and can complete this process expeditiously and effectively.

2012 Acura RDX transmission replacement is a much simpler option, however, it can be more costly in the short term. Price shouldn't be your only concern when looking for a transmission replacement, highly in a 2012 Acura RDX. Having the newest and most applicable parts assembled by a factory direct master technician can save you a big amount of money in the long run. The option that's best for you is entirely your decision. Call the service veterans at David McDavid Acura of Austin and let us help you. We consistently promote a variety of transmission replacement specials and transmission service specials to help you save.