1999 Audi A8 Quattro Transmission Service

What Does Your Audi A8 Quattro Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. They're often easy to notice. 1999 Audi A8 Quattro transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. Let Audi A8 Quattro transmission problems linger and you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your A8 Quattro isn’t working at all.

Audi Transmission Recommendations for 1999 A8 Quattros

Your A8 Quattro’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Audi. Specifically, Audi recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1999 Audi A8 Quattros at certain intervals with Audi-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1999 A8 Quattro services and perform them according to Audi-recommended specifications. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your ((about.manufacturer)) running for miles and miles.

Audi A8 Quattro Transmission Service Pricing

We do our best to keep Audi A8 Quattro transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your A8 Quattro’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle 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 1999 Audi A8 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 I tow in a Audi A8 Quattro? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. Defying your A8 Quattro towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. 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 A8 Quattro's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your Audi A8 Quattro transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Show Your Audi A8 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 A8 Quattro today.