2016 Acura RLX Transmission Service

What Does Your Acura RLX Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. 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. 2016 Acura RLX transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. Let Acura RLX transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your RLX’s not even driveable.

Acura Transmission Recommendations for 2016 RLXs

According to Acura, your RLX’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, your RLX differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Acura-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 2016  Acura RLX transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your RLX’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Acura RLX Transmission Service Pricing

We do our best to keep Acura RLX transmission repairs and services affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your RLX a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2016 Acura RLX’s Transmission

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Acura? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. 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 offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. Defying your RLX towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your RLX is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my RLX's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Maintaining your Acura RLX transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Show Your Acura RLX’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2016 RLX, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.