Transmission Services for 2003 Audi A6 Quattro

Why is Your 2003 A6 Quattro’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 small transmission issue can put a big dent in your A6 Quattro’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2003 Audi A6 Quattro transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Audi A6 Quattro transmission trouble you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your A6 Quattro at all.

Audi Transmission Recommendations for 2003 A6 Quattros

Audi recommends having your A6 Quattro's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. For example, Audi recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2003 Audi A6 Quattros at certain intervals with Audi-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2003 A6 Quattro up to Audi-recommended standards. 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.

Audi A6 Quattro Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Audi A6 Quattro transmission repairs and services affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your A6 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 trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2003 Audi A6 Quattro’s Transmission

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Audi? 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 your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small it is. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your A6 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 A6 Quattro's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2003 A6 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. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Show Your Audi A6 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 A6 Quattro today.