1997 Acura CL Drivetrain Service

What Does the Drivetrain Do In Your 1997 Acura CL

Your CL’s drivetrain has a very important job. It transmits power from the engine to the wheels. It runs the full length of your Acura, from the axles to the transmission. It's one of the most complex systems in your CL and is made up of everything after the engine transmission: differentials, driveshafts, joints, axles, and wheels. When you tune into you 1997 Acura CL drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. You can help prevent repairs by checking and changing differential fluids, and lubricating bearings and gears according to Acura's recommendations.

Acura CL Drivetrain Repairs

Drivetrains for front, rear, and all-wheel-drive and 4WD vehicles are quite different, so you don't want to go to just anyone for drivetrain repair. You want to go to Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can help repair all of your 1997 Acura CL drivetrain components including the driveshaft, CV axles, and CV joints. Your CL might need driveshaft repair if you notice clunks when shifting, vibration as your vehicle accelerates, resistance when turning, or heavy vibrations in your floorboards. It's hard to put a timeframe on drivetrain repair. The system's pieces and parts don't necessarily have a "shelf life." A lot depends on your driving style and climate. One of your best courses of action is to visit Firestone Complete Auto Care when you first notice that something feels "off" with your Acura CL.

You might be wondering: how much will it cost to fix the drivetrain in your 1997 Acura CL? Some smaller differential fixes, like gasket or seal replacement, are usually pretty affordable. Major repairs, like bearing or gear replacement, can be a little more expensive since the labor is much more intensive.

1997 Acura CL Drivetrain Questions

Drivetrain problems mean driving problems. Get answers to common drivetrain questions and visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for drivetrain help.

  • Can Acura service save me money? Servicing the drivetrain system can help you save money by saving other parts of your vehicle. A bad drivetrain can put undue stress on other vehicle parts and lead to premature wear and tear.
  • What are signs my Acura drivetrain is damaged? Hear noises toward the back of your Acura CL? See fluid leaking? Having issues turning? These could all be signs of drivetrain damage you don't want to ignore. Take action quickly to catch repairs or replacements before something more severe happens.
  • When should I come in for Acura CL differential service? Differential service frequency varies from car to car. Double check your owner’s manual and talk with a technician. We generally recommend getting your differential inspected and the differential fluid changed as a part of your regular vehicle maintenance routine since your vehicle cannot function without a differential.

1997 Acura CL Repair

Nothing lasts forever. Even your Acura CL's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 1997 Acura CL repairs.

Service Your Acura CL Drivetrain

Maintain your drivetrain to help maintain vehicle power. Our technicians are trained to perform 1997 Acura CL drivetrain services. Schedule your appointment today.