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Acura RDX Transmission

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

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

At David McDavid Acura of Austin, our technicians specialize in Acura RDX transmission repair and are OEM certified. Check out our service department reviews online to see why thousands of Acura RDX owners pick us for quick, affordable, and reliable auto repair.

Acura RDX Transmission Flush

A transmission flush is usually 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 other parts of your transmission. A Acura RDX transmission flush also uses about 10 quarts of fluid to exclusively 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 basic if your system contains dirt or debris. If the fluid is exceptionally dark or contains other sediments, we would recommend 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.

Acura RDX Transmission Filter

Changing your Acura RDX transmission filter isn't as easy as alternative filters in your vehicle. There are multiple components to your transmission filter comprising the filter itself, which is commonly a metal plate with a fiber material that catches pollutants. Your Acura RDX will also contain a pickup tube, gasket, and rubber seal which may all need to be replaced along with the filter. Your 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 normally advertise transmission service coupons ranging from filter discounts to fluid specials on a monthly basis. Click here for more service specials and parts specials.

Acura RDX Transmission Fluid

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

Acura RDX Automatic vs Manual Transmission

Automatic and manual transmission will consistently require distinctive fluids. Automatic transmission fluids are commonly thinner and are consistently red or green in color. Manual transmission fluid or gear oil is thicker due to additives and additional compounds extensive to lubricate the gearbox and additional components. Manual transmissions have a higher friction environment due to the way gears are interchanged, thus the lubricant is distinctive.

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

Acura RDX Transmission Cost

The cost of a new 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 less expensive, in some cases costing less than $150. These services are positive to prolonging the life of your 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!

Acura RDX Transmission Replacement

Car transmissions are extraordinarily involved. Deciding on whether to rebuild or replace a bad transmission can be very rigid. Typically, the deciding factor is determining which components are bad or failing. During a rebuild, David McDavid Acura of Austin will entirely disassemble your Acura RDX transmission and clean and diagnose every single part. This requires extensive knowledge of not on the components of the transmission, but the cost of repair versus replacement. It also requires knowing which parts are applicable. Our certified Acura master technicians specialize in transmissions and can complete this process quickly and effectively.

Acura RDX transmission replacement is a much simpler choice, however, it can be more costly in the abridged term. Estimate shouldn't be your only concern when researching for a transmission replacement, especially in a Acura RDX. Having the newest and most compatible elements assembled by a factory trained master technician can save you a substantial amount of money in the long run. The choice that's finest for you is entirely your decision. Call the service advisors at David McDavid Acura of Austin and let us help you. We often promote a variety of transmission replacement specials and transmission service specials to help you save.

Acura RDX Transmission Problems

Common warning signs that your transmission is having issues are:

  • One of the most daily signs is when your transmission shifts gears but the result of those shifts are delayed.
  • Transmission fluid leaks are the most daily sign you need a transmission fluid change or potentially even a complete flush service. It's uncommon, but leaks could also mean there's an issue with your transmission hose.
  • An prevalent sign would be if your 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 achievable needs more lubricant or something more exacting could be at fault.
  • Strange smells are a sign your transmission fluid is burning inside your components.

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