Transmission Services for 2017 Acura RLX

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

What Does Your Acura RLX Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2017 Acura RLX transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. Let Acura RLX transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your RLX isn’t working at all.

Acura Transmission Recommendations for 2017 RLXs

Your RLX’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Acura. First off, the transmission fluid in your RLX should be exchanged regularly with Acura-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2017 RLX services and perform them according to Acura-recommended specifications. 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 diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Acura RLX Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Acura RLX transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your RLX'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 routine maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2017 Acura RLX Questions & Answers

  • What happens if I "ride" my Acura's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Acura RLX? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, 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.
  • When should I have my RLX's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your Acura RLX transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. A general rule of thumb is to have your transmission fluid checked and changed about every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, but that timeline can change if you're hard on your Acura. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.
  • Can Acura RLX transmission fluid leak? Over time, transmission fluid can leak from your Acura RLX, potentially causing transmission problems. A transmission fluid leak may be caused by a damaged transmission pan, faulty transmission cooler lines, worn-out seals, a cracked transmission housing, or an overfilled transmission.
  • Who can fix my  Acura RLX transmission leak? If you have a problem with your transmission system, don’t hesitate to visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. Our expert technicians can diagnose and repair RLX transmission leaks and other issues. Schedule an appointment today!
  • Is it okay to drive a RLX with a transmission fluid leak? Driving with a transmission fluid leak is not recommended. Transmission fluid is essential to the proper operation of the transmission system, and a leak can cause serious problems, including reduced performance, overheating, and potentially transmission failure.