1998 Acura CL Drivetrain Repair

What Does the Drivetrain Do In Your 1998 Acura CL

Your CL drivetrain transfers power from your engine to the wheels. It spans the length of your vehicle, from the transmission to the axles. It's one of the most complex systems in your CL and is made up of everything after the engine transmission: driveshafts, axles, joints, differentials, and wheels. When you tune into you 1998 Acura CL drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. Follow Acura's recommendations for lubricating bearings/gears and checking/changing differential fluids to minimize repairs over time.

When to Get 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 come see the technicians at Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can fix many 1998 Acura CL drivetrain components including the CV joints, CV axles, and driveshaft. Your CL might need driveshaft repair if you notice vibration as your vehicle accelerates, clunks when shifting, heavy vibrations in your floorboards, or resistance when turning. It’s difficult to nail down a timeline for drivetrain repair. The system's pieces and parts don't necessarily have a "shelf life." A lot depends on your driving style and climate. Your best bet is to visit Firestone Complete Auto Care when you first notice a problem with how your Acura CL drives.

How much does it cost to fix your 1998 Acura CL drivetrain? Some smaller differential fixes, like gasket or seal replacement, can lean toward being more affordable. But bigger repairs, like gear or bearing replacement, can sometimes be more expensive since they’re more labor intensive.

Questions About 1998 Acura CL

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

  • How does Acura drivetrain maintenance help save money? Yes, sometimes it can. First, servicing the drivetrain system can help you avoid more significant repairs. It can also somewhat reduce tire wear.
  • What are the symptoms of a damaged Acura drivetrain system? 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.
  • How often will I need Acura CL differential service? We recommend getting your differential inspected and the differential fluid changed as a part of your regular vehicle maintenance routine. Your vehicle cannot function without a differential. Differential service frequency varies from car to car.

1998 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 1998 Acura CL repairs.

Schedule Acura CL Drivetrain Service

Don’t let drivetrain problems drive you crazy. Drive to Firestone Complete Auto Care for 1998 Acura CL drivetrain service and repair. Schedule an appointment today.