Acura Transmissions

By Mister Transmission

Does your Acura transmission need to be repaired or serviced? Know the warning signs and consult the transmission experts

Is your Acura transmission sending you warning signs that something is amiss?

Harsh shifting, RPMs going too high between shifts, lack of engagement (not moving when you shift into gear), and clunking when shifting from forward to reverse are common signs of trouble that become prevalent when there’s a potential problem with Acura transmissions.

Due to the complex nature of today’s computerized transmissions, it can be difficult to tell if your Acura transmission is on the cusp of malfunctioning. Even if there are signs that suggest a breakdown is looming, that doesn’t automatically mean your Acura transmission is the culprit.

Your Acura’s internal computer receives signals from dozens of separate sensors located throughout the vehicle which monitor a vast array of performance-related systems. Any one of these could be sending inaccurate information to the vehicle’s central computer or no information at all.

Acura Transmissions Are Evolving

Since its introduction to Canadian motorists in 1986 by its parent company, Honda Canada, the Acura luxury vehicle line has stood out among its peers for its reliability. Acura has become one of the top-selling luxury marques, earning a distinction as a practical alternative to comparable European-made luxury vehicles.

Recent advancements in select 2017 Acura models such as the newly introduced sporty and seductive NSX include a nine-speed dual-clutch automated manual transmission. Honda’s goal with this change was to eliminate the somewhat jerky feel in some dual-clutch transmissions while also multiplying the torque.

Acura Transmission Repair

Transmission repair problems can and do arise in any vehicle, including in Acura models. If you suspect your Acura transmission is not performing optimally, or if you have questions about preventative transmission maintenance, contact us. Take advantage of our free 21-point multi-check inspection and give yourself peace of mind.

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Acura Transmission Types

MPSA/S5, MP7A/MPRA/RO/S4XA/SKWA/SP7A, M1WA/MPWA, MPYA/M5DA/M5HA/MPYA, B7TA/B7VA/B7YA/M7ZA/MPZA, B6VA/BAXA/MAXA/MDWA/MGRA, B7WA/BAYA/BCLA/BGFA/BGHA/BYBA/M7WA/MAYA/MCLA/MDKA/MGFA/MGHA/MRMA.

Acura Models

EL, RSX, Legend, Vigor, CL, SLX, NSX, MDX, RDX, RL, TL, TSX, CSX.

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