Transmission Oil Capacity for Acura MDX model for the year 2001-2020
Transmission Oil Capacity for Acura MDX model for the year 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020.
The table below shows the model, year, engine type, engine displacement, trans type, total fill Qt/Liter and Service Fill qt/liter for Acura MDX transmission oil specification.
|Model||Year||Engine Type||Engine Displacement||Trans Type||Total Fill Qt/Liter||Service Fill Qt/Liter|
|MDX HYBRID||2017-2020||V6||3.0L||DCT 7||7.7/7.3||3.5/3.3|
TRANSMISSION OIL CAPACITY specification refers to the specific requirements and characteristics that a particular type of oil, typically used in transmissions of vehicles and machinery, must meet to ensure optimal performance, longevity, and efficiency of the transmission system.
These specifications are typically outlined by organizations or associations related to the automotive or lubricant industry, such as the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) or the American Petroleum Institute (API). The specifications cover various aspects of the oil, including viscosity, thermal stability, lubricating properties, oxidation resistance, and compatibility with the materials used in the transmission.
Key components of Oil Capacity Transmission specifications include:
1. Viscosity: Viscosity measures the oil’s resistance to flow. It’s a critical factor in ensuring proper lubrication and operation of the transmission.
2. Temperature Range: The oil should maintain its properties within a specified temperature range to ensure optimal performance in both cold and hot conditions.
3. Additives: Additives are added to improve properties such as anti-wear, anti-foaming, and anti-oxidation capabilities of the oil.
4. Compatibility: The oil should be compatible with the materials used in the transmission, ensuring it doesn’t cause damage or corrosion.
5. Oxidation Resistance: Resistance to oxidation helps maintain the oil’s stability and prevent degradation over time.
6. Shear Stability: The ability of the oil to maintain its viscosity and protective properties under mechanical stress, such as that experienced in the transmission.
7. Friction Modification: Lubricants often contain additives that help in managing friction and improve efficiency.
8. Foam Control: The oil should resist foaming to maintain consistent lubrication and prevent air entrainment.
Manufacturers of transmission oils ensure their products meet these specifications and standards to provide reliable lubrication and prolong the life of the transmission system in vehicles and machinery. Users should follow the manufacturer’s recommendations and use the appropriate oil meeting the specified requirements for their transmission systems.
The Acura MDX is a mid-size luxury crossover SUV with three-row seating, manufactured by the Japanese automaker Honda under its Acura luxury division since its inception. The name MDX stands for “Multi-Dimensional” luxury. This vehicle has been a prominent contender in the luxury SUV segment, coming in close to the Lexus RX in terms of sales in the U.S.
The MDX holds the distinction of being the first in its class to offer standard third-row seating. It shares design elements with the Honda Pilot. While the Pilot can accommodate up to eight individuals, the MDX has a seven-seat configuration, including two seats in its third row. The MDX debuted replacing the less popular, U.S.-specific SLX, which was based on the Isuzu Trooper. In Japan, the MDX filled the void left by the discontinued Honda Horizon, another Trooper-based model. A few years after its launch, the vehicle was sold in markets like Japan and Australia under the Honda brand. However, this branding ceased with the introduction of its second generation.