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Acura TLX Transmission

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

  • Transmission Restoration
  • Transmission Flush
  • Transmission Filter Replacement
  • Transmission Repair
  • Transmission Fluid Change
  • A Full Acura TLXTransmission Service includes a gasket, fluid change, flush, filter replacement, 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 TLX transmission repair and are OEM certified. Check out our service department reviews online to see why thousands of Acura TLX owners embrace us for quick, affordable, and reliable auto repair.

Acura TLX Transmission Fluid

A transmission fluid change is usually half the price of a transmission flush as it requires a lot less fluid and time to perform. Acura TLX transmission fluid changes are remarkably divergent to keep your vehicle's transmission charming and lubricated. If you don't routinely change your fluids at least every 30,000 miles or so, you may find that your Acura TLX transmission will slip. Check your car's owner's manual for more information on the specific mileage intervals in which your transmission needs the fluid changed. At David McDavid Acura of Austin, we deal 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 finding a service center, give us a call at 5126436468 and one of our service specialists will gladly help.

Acura TLX Transmission Filter

Changing your Acura TLX transmission filter isn't as bold as additional filters in your car. There are multiple components to your transmission filter including the filter itself, which is usually a metal plate with a fiber material that catches pollutants. Your Acura TLX will also contain a gasket, pickup tube, and rubber seal which may all need to be replaced along with the filter. Your Acura TLX transmission filter will need to be replaced every 30,000 or 50,000 miles. Be sure 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 mechanical advice. If you'd like us to handle your transmission service, we commonly promote transmission service coupons ranging from filter rebates to fluid specials on a monthly basis. Click here for more service specials and parts specials.

Acura TLX Transmission Flush

A transmission flush is frequently twice the cost 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 TLX transmission flush also uses about 10 quarts of fluid to completely 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 mandatory if your system contains dirt or debris. If the fluid is exceedingly 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 TLX technicians to examine your transmission fluid, book your transmission service online or give David McDavid Acura of Austin a call at 5126436468.

Acura TLX Transmission Cost

The price of a new Acura TLX 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 vital to prolonging the life of your Acura TLX 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 TLX Transmission Replacement

Car transmissions are extraordinarily involved. Deciding on whether to rebuild or replace a bad transmission can be remarkably difficult. Frequently, the deciding factor is determining which components are bad or failing. During a rebuild, David McDavid Acura of Austin will completely disassemble your Acura TLX transmission and clean and diagnose every single part. This requires agitated knowledge of not on the components of the transmission, but the value 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 immediately and effectively.

Acura TLX 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, especially in a Acura TLX. Having the newest and most compatible parts assembled by a factory trained master technician can save you a generous amount of money in the long run. The option that's best for you is entirely your decision. Call the service advisors at David McDavid Acura of Austin and let us help you. We normally promote a variety of transmission replacement specials and transmission service specials to help you save.

Acura TLX Automatic vs Manual Transmission

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

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

Acura TLX Transmission Problems

Common warning signs that your transmission is having issues are:

  • Transmission fluid leaks are the most tolerable 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 tolerable signs is when your transmission shifts gears but the result of those shifts are delayed.
  • An accessible sign would be if your Acura TLX 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 viable needs more lubricant or something more hazardous could be at fault.
  • Strange smells are a sign your transmission fluid is burning inside your elements.

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