2004 Audi A6 Quattro Transmission Service

What Does Your Audi A6 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 small transmission issue can put a big dent in your A6 Quattro’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2004 Audi A6 Quattro 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 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 2004 A6 Quattros

Audi recommends having your A6 Quattro's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, Audi recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2004 Audi A6 Quattros at certain intervals with Audi-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2004 A6 Quattro services and perform them according to Audi-recommended specifications. If you think there’s something wrong with your A6 Quattro’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Audi A6 Quattro Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Audi A6 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 check out your A6 Quattro’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2004 Audi A6 Quattro’s Transmission

  • What happens if I "ride" my 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 your friend's moving trailer, 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. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my A6 Quattro's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2004 A6 Quattro’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your Audi's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your Audi A6 Quattro’s Transmission Some TLC

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