2009 Acura RDX Drivetrain Repair & Service

2009 Acura RDX Drivetrain Service

The drivetrain is responsible for transferring power from your RDX's engine to its wheels. It runs the full length of your Acura, from the axles to the transmission. It’s one of your RDX’s most complex systems and includes everything after the engine transmission: differentials, driveshafts, joints, axles, and wheels. When you tune into you 2009 Acura RDX drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. You can help prevent repairs by checking and changing differential fluids, and lubricating bearings and gears according to Acura's recommendations.

When to Get Acura RDX Drivetrain Repairs

Drivetrains for front, rear, and all-wheel-drive and 4WD vehicles are not all the same. You don't want to go to any random shop for drivetrain repair. You want to come see the technicians at Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can fix many 2009 Acura RDX drivetrain components including the CV joints, CV axles, and driveshaft. Your RDX might need driveshaft repair if you notice heavy vibrations in your floorboards, clunks when shifting, resistance when turning, or vibration as your vehicle accelerates. There isn’t necessarily a concrete timeframe for when drivetrain repair will be needed. The system's pieces and parts don't necessarily have a "shelf life." A lot depends on your driving style and climate. That’s one reason it’s a wise idea to visit Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign your Acura RDX doesn’t drive like it used to.

Is normal to wonder whether or not 2009 Acura RDX drivetrain repair is expensive. Again, it depends! Some more minor differential repairs, like seal or gasket replacement, can lean toward being more affordable. Major repairs, like bearing or gear replacement, can be a little more expensive since the labor is much more intensive.

Questions About 2009 Acura RDX

Drivetrain problems mean driving problems. Get answers to common drivetrain questions and visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for drivetrain help.

  •  Can Acura drivetrain maintenance help me save money? Servicing the drivetrain system can help you save money by saving other parts of your vehicle. A bad drivetrain can put undue stress on other vehicle parts and lead to premature wear and tear.
  • What are signs my Acura drivetrain is damaged? Your Acura RDX drivetrain might be damaged if you notice strange noises from the rear of your vehicle, see fluid leaking, or have issues turning.
  • How often will I need Acura RDX differential service? Differential service frequency varies from car to car. Double check your owner’s manual and talk with a technician. We generally recommend getting your differential inspected and the differential fluid changed as a part of your regular vehicle maintenance routine since your vehicle cannot function without a differential.

2009 Acura RDX Repair

Nothing lasts forever. Even your Acura RDX's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 2009 Acura RDX repairs.

Get Acura RDX Drivetrain Service

Maintain your vehicle power by maintaining your drivetrain. Firestone Complete Auto Care technicians are equipped to fix 2009 Acura RDX drivetrain systems. Schedule your appointment.