2012 Audi A6 Quattro Transmission Service

What’s the Importance of Your 2012 A6 Quattro’s Transmission?

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 A6 Quattro’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2012 Audi A6 Quattro transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. Let Audi A6 Quattro transmission problems linger and you might notice your fuel economy decrease or discover that your A6 Quattro’s not even driveable.

Audi Transmission Recommendations for 2012 A6 Quattros

According to Audi, your A6 Quattro’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, the transmission fluid in your A6 Quattro should be exchanged regularly with Audi-approved fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2012 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 keep your engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do Audi A6 Quattro Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Audi A6 Quattro transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for 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 vehicle needs a fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2012 Audi A6 Quattro Transmission Q&A

  • 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. 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 offering to tow something for a friend, 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.
  • How often does my A6 Quattro transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your Audi A6 Quattro transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. A general rule of thumb is to have your transmission fluid checked and changed about every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, but that timeline can change if you're hard on your Audi. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Brake for Audi A6 Quattro Transmission Service

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.