1997 Acura TL Transmission Service & Repairs

Why is Your 1997 TL’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, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your TL’s performance. They're often easy to notice. Acura TL transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. Let Acura TL transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your TL at all.

Acura Transmission Recommendations for 1997 TLs

According to Acura, your TL’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your TL should be exchanged regularly with Acura-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1997 TL services and perform them according to Acura-recommended specifications. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your ((about.manufacturer)) running for miles and miles.

Acura TL Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for Acura TL transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your TL a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1997 Acura TL’s Transmission

  • What happens if I "ride" my Acura's brakes? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Acura tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your TL towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your TL is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my TL's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1997 TL’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system 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.

Brake for Acura TL Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1997 TL, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.