2012 Acura TL Transmission Service & Repairs

Why is Your 2012 TL’s Transmission So Important?

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, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2012 Acura TL transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Acura TL transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your TL isn’t working at all.

Acura Transmission Recommendations for 2012 TLs

Your TL’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Acura. First off, your TL differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Acura-approved products. Our expert techs are familiar with 2012 TL services and perform them according to Acura-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your TL’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Acura TL Transmission Service Cost

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

2012 Acura TL Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your Acura's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Acura tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small it is. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Check your owner's manual to ensure you have the proper towing setup and aren't going over your towing capacity.
  • When should I have my TL's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your Acura TL 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 TL’s Transmission Some TLC

Automatic or manual transmission, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help. Schedule a transmission service or repair today.