What are signs that my transmission is going out?
Transmission Trouble: 10 Warning Signs You Need Repair
- Refusal to Switch Gears. If your vehicle refuses or struggles to change gears, you’re more than likely facing a problem with your transmission system.
- Burning Smell.
- Neutral Noises.
- Slipping Gears.
- Dragging Clutch.
- Leaking Fluid.
- Check Engine Light.
- Grinding or Shaking.
Are repairs on Acuras expensive?
Acura is one of the more affordable cars in the luxury segment. According to auto repair and maintenance information website RepairPal, Acura repair costs across all models are around $501 per year.
How long will a 2003 Acura TL last?
They could have confidence in the Honda-powered engines, which when properly cared for can provide a lifespan that exceeds 200,000 miles. While some second-generation Acura TL models (1999-2003) experienced transmission issues, Honda addressed this issue by extending their warranties.
What was the problem with my Acura TL transmission?
Torque converter software updated. CV Axle boot was leaking and was replaced under warranty. Car started shifting erratically, then was switching between gears 5 and 6 (I think) While pondering the consequences of taking it to the Acura dealer, I changed the transmission fluid.
Why does my Acura TL make gurgling noises?
Changed ATF and filter, car would make gurgling sounds at cold start. Covered under warranty, there is a TSB on this issue. Car was treated for the Torque Converter Judder TSB. Transmission fluid changed and TC program updated. Dealer stated that the fluid level was low. 305-horsepower 3.7L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
When did the Acura MDX have transmission problems?
Right behind the 2003 MDX model, was the MDX manufactured in 2001 that caused the worst problems for drivers. The 2001 was the first model MDX model year ever built so, some issues were to be expected. In addition to transmission issues, MDX owners also cited issues with misfiring cylinders. Were the MDX transmission problems ever resolved?
Why does my Acura MDX shake at high speeds?
Some of the earlier models of the Acura MDX gave owners lots of grief as well as headaches with the transmission. Some owners experienced slippage in the gears, while other owners felt their MDX vehicle vibrate during road trips at certain speeds. Anywhere from 20-50 miles per hour caused lots of MDX owners to feel their cars shake.