2006 Audi A8 Quattro Transmission Service & Repairs

What Does Your Audi A8 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 A8 Quattro’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. Audi A8 Quattro transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking at any speed, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you ignore Audi A8 Quattro transmission issues you could see your fuel economy decrease or discover that your A8 Quattro’s not even driveable.

Audi Transmission Recommendations for 2006 A8 Quattros

Your A8 Quattro’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Audi. For example, your A8 Quattro differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Audi-approved products. Our technicians know how to service your 2006 A8 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 ((about.manufacturer)) running for miles and miles.

How Much Do Audi A8 Quattro Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Audi A8 Quattro transmission repairs and services. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with 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 car needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2006 Audi A8 Quattro’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your Audi's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and 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 light the load might seem. 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? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2006 A8 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. 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 2006 A8 Quattro, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.