2018 Audi S3 Transmission Service & Repairs

Service Schedule for 2018 Audi S3

When is the best time to get transmission services for your 2018 Audi S3?

Why is Your 2018 S3’s Transmission So Important?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Since the transmission has to translate the precise amount of power for your desired amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your S3’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2018 Audi S3 transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding when accelerating, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Audi S3 transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your S3’s not even driveable.

Audi Transmission Recommendations for 2018 S3s

Your S3’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Audi. First off, your S3 differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Audi-approved products. Our technicians know how to service your 2018 S3 up to Audi-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your S3’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do Audi S3 Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Audi S3 transmission repairs and services affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your S3'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 transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2018 Audi S3 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.
  • How much can my Audi tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, 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 S3 is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • How often does my S3 transmission fluid need to be checked? Maintaining your Audi S3 transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your Audi's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Show Your Audi S3’s Transmission Some TLC

Automatic or manual transmission, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help. Schedule a transmission service or repair today.