2012 Audi A8 Quattro Transmission Service

What’s the Importance of Your 2012 A8 Quattro’s Transmission?

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, 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. 2012 Audi A8 Quattro transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. Let Audi A8 Quattro transmission problems linger and your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your A8 Quattro at all.

Audi Transmission Recommendations for 2012 A8 Quattros

According to Audi, your A8 Quattro’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, the transmission fluid in your A8 Quattro should be exchanged regularly with Audi-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2012  Audi A8 Quattro transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Audi A8 Quattro Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Audi A8 Quattro transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your A8 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 preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2012 Audi A8 Quattro Transmission Q&A

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Audi? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. 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 your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your A8 Quattro towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. 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.
  • How often does my A8 Quattro transmission fluid need to be checked? Caring for your Audi A8 Quattro’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it 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. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

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 2012 A8 Quattro, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.