Transmission Services for 1998 Audi A4 Quattro

What’s the Importance of Your 1998 A4 Quattro’s Transmission?

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. 1998 Audi A4 Quattro transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, 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 Audi A4 Quattro transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your A4 Quattro’s not even driveable.

Audi Transmission Recommendations for 1998 A4 Quattros

According to Audi, your A4 Quattro’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, your A4 Quattro differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Audi-approved products. Our expert techs are familiar with 1998 A4 Quattro services and perform them according to Audi-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your A4 Quattro’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Audi A4 Quattro Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Audi A4 Quattro transmission repairs and services. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your A4 Quattro 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 1998 Audi A4 Quattro’s Transmission

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Audi? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Audi tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your A4 Quattro’s towing capacity. 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 A4 Quattro's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1998 A4 Quattro’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 A4 Quattro’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1998 A4 Quattro, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.