2021 Audi Q5 Transmission Service & Repairs

What Does Your Audi Q5 Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Q5’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2021 Audi Q5 transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Audi Q5 transmission trouble you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that your Q5 isn’t working at all.

Audi Transmission Recommendations for 2021 Q5s

According to Audi, your Q5’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, Audi recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2021 Audi Q5s at certain intervals with Audi-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2021 Q5 up to Audi-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your Q5’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Audi Q5 Transmission Service Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Audi Q5 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 Q5’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 count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2021 Audi Q5 Questions & Answers

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Audi? 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 small. Defying your Q5 towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Q5 is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • When should I have my Q5's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your Audi Q5 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. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Take Time for Your Audi Q5 Transmission

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your Q5 today.