2016 Audi A3 Transmission Service

Why is Your 2016 A3’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 A3’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2016 Audi A3 transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you ignore Audi A3 transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that your A3 isn’t working at all.

Audi Transmission Recommendations for 2016 A3s

According to Audi, your A3’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, your A3 differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Audi-approved products. Our expert techs are familiar with 2016 A3 services and perform them according to Audi-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your A3’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do Audi A3 Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Audi A3 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 A3 a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2016 Audi A3’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your Audi's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Audi? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my A3's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2016 A3’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 Audi, so check with your technician first. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Show Your Audi A3’s Transmission Some TLC

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