2003 Audi A8 Quattro Transmission Service & Repairs

What’s the Importance of Your 2003 A8 Quattro’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. 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 A8 Quattro’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2003 Audi A8 Quattro transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding 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 A8 Quattro transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your A8 Quattro’s not even driveable.

Audi Transmission Recommendations for 2003 A8 Quattros

Audi recommends having your A8 Quattro's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, your A8 Quattro differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Audi-approved products. Our technicians know how to service your 2003 A8 Quattro up to Audi-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your A8 Quattro’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your ((about.manufacturer)) running for miles and miles.

Audi A8 Quattro Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Audi A8 Quattro transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your A8 Quattro a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2003 Audi A8 Quattro Transmission Q&A

  • What happens when you "ride" your Audi's brakes? 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 volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your A8 Quattro is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • 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. 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. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Show Your Audi A8 Quattro’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2003 A8 Quattro, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.