2020 Acura ILX Transmission Service

What’s the Importance of Your 2020 ILX’s Transmission?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. They're often easy to notice. 2020 Acura ILX transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you ignore Acura ILX transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your ILX at all.

Acura Transmission Recommendations for 2020 ILXs

According to Acura, your ILX’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your ILX should be exchanged regularly with Acura-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2020 ILX up to Acura-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your ILX’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Acura ILX Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Acura ILX transmission repairs and services 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 transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2020 Acura ILX Transmission Q&A

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Acura? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Acura ILX? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. 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 ILX is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • 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. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your Acura's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Brake for Acura ILX Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2020 ILX, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.