2021 Acura ILX Transmission Service

What’s the Importance of Your 2021 ILX’s Transmission?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2021 Acura ILX transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Acura ILX transmission trouble you could see your fuel economy decrease or discover that your ILX’s not even driveable.

Acura Transmission Recommendations for 2021 ILXs

Your ILX’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Acura. For example, your ILX differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Acura-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 2021  Acura ILX transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. 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. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your ILX’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2021 Acura ILX Questions & Answers

  • 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.
  • What can I tow in a Acura? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. Defying your ILX towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my ILX's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your Acura ILX transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Take Time for Your Acura ILX Transmission

Automatic or manual transmission, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help. Schedule a transmission service or repair today.