2009 Audi A8 Quattro Transmission Service

What’s the Importance of Your 2009 A8 Quattro’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2009 Audi A8 Quattro transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or a burning smell or whistling sounds 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 find that you can't drive your A8 Quattro at all.

Audi Transmission Recommendations for 2009 A8 Quattros

Audi recommends having your A8 Quattro's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. For example, Audi recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2009 Audi A8 Quattros at certain intervals with Audi-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2009 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 diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Audi A8 Quattro Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Audi A8 Quattro transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car 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 preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2009 Audi A8 Quattro Questions & Answers

  • What happens if I "ride" my 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.
  • How much can my Audi tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. 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? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2009 A8 Quattro’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. 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.

Brake for Audi A8 Quattro Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2009 A8 Quattro, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.