2014 Acura RDX Transmission Service & Repairs

Why is Your 2014 RDX’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2014 Acura RDX transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. Let Acura RDX transmission problems linger and you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your RDX at all.

Acura Transmission Recommendations for 2014 RDXs

Acura recommends having your RDX's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your RDX should be exchanged regularly with Acura-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2014 RDX services and perform them according to Acura-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your RDX’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do Acura RDX Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Acura RDX transmission repairs and services. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your RDX's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2014 Acura RDX 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 RDX? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your RDX’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • How often does my RDX transmission fluid need to be checked? Caring for your Acura RDX’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. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Take Time for Your Acura RDX Transmission

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your RDX today.