2012 Audi A3 Quattro Transmission Service

What Does Your Audi A3 Quattro Transmission Do?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. 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. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2012 Audi A3 Quattro transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you ignore Audi A3 Quattro transmission issues you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your A3 Quattro isn’t working at all.

Audi Transmission Recommendations for 2012 A3 Quattros

According to Audi, your A3 Quattro’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, your A3 Quattro differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Audi-approved products. Our technicians are trained to service 2012  Audi A3 Quattro transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do Audi A3 Quattro Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Audi A3 Quattro transmission repairs and services affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your A3 Quattro'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 preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2012 Audi A3 Quattro’s Transmission

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Audi? 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.
  • What can I tow in a Audi? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your A3 Quattro towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your A3 Quattro is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my A3 Quattro's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Maintaining your Audi A3 Quattro 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 Audi, so check with your technician first. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your Audi A3 Quattro’s Transmission Some TLC

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your A3 Quattro today.