Transmission Services for 2017 Acura ILX

Why is Your 2017 ILX’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2017 Acura ILX transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. Let Acura ILX transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your ILX’s not even driveable.

Acura Transmission Recommendations for 2017 ILXs

Your ILX’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Acura. For example, the transmission fluid in your ILX should be exchanged regularly with Acura-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2017 ILX up to Acura-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your ILX’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Acura ILX Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Acura ILX transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your ILX’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.

2017 Acura ILX Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your Acura's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Acura tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your ILX’s towing capacity. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • When should I have my ILX's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Acura ILX’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it 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 Acura, so check with your technician first. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Take Time for Your Acura ILX Transmission

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2017 ILX, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.