Transmission Services for 2003 Acura MDX

What Does Your Acura MDX Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. 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. They're often easy to notice. 2003 Acura MDX transmission problems could include 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 MDX transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your MDX isn’t working at all.

Acura Transmission Recommendations for 2003 MDXs

According to Acura, your MDX’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, your MDX differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Acura-approved products. Our expert techs are familiar with 2003 MDX services and perform them according to Acura-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your MDX’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Acura MDX Transmission Service Pricing

We work hard to offer affordable Acura MDX transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your MDX a check-up so you can make informed service and repair 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.

2003 Acura MDX Transmission Q&A

  • What happens if I "ride" my Acura's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Acura? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your MDX towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your MDX is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my MDX's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Caring for your Acura MDX’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. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Take Time for Your Acura MDX Transmission

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2003 MDX, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.