2012 Audi R8 Drivetrain Service

All About 2012 Audi R8 Drivetrain Service

Your R8 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 your R8’s most complex systems and includes everything after the engine transmission: driveshafts, axles, joints, differentials, and wheels. When you tune into you 2012 Audi R8 drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. You can minimize repairs by following Audi's recommendations for checking and changing differential fluids, and lubricating bearings and gears.

When to Get Audi R8 Drivetrain Repairs

Drivetrains for front, rear, and all-wheel-drive and 4WD vehicles are not all the same. You don't want to go to any random shop for drivetrain repair. You want to visit Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can take care of most 2012 Audi R8 drivetrain components including the driveshaft, CV axles, and CV joints. Your Audi could be crying out for 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." Your driving style and climate can have a lot to do with how the drivetrain system ages. That’s one reason it’s a wise idea to visit Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign your Audi R8 doesn’t drive like it used to.

How much does it cost to fix your 2012 Audi R8 drivetrain? Minor differential repairs, like seal or gasket 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.

2012 Audi R8 Drivetrain Questions

When you have drivetrain problems, you have driving problems. Check out our top 2012 Audi R8 drivetrain Q&A below, and visit your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care with any drivetrain concerns.

  • Can Audi service save me 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 Audi drivetrain system? Hear noises toward the back of your Audi R8? 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 Audi R8 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.

2012 Audi R8 Repair

Nothing lasts forever. Even your Audi R8's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 2012 Audi R8 repairs.

Schedule Audi R8 Drivetrain Service

Don’t let drivetrain problems drive you crazy. Drive to Firestone Complete Auto Care for 2012 Audi R8 drivetrain service and repair. Schedule an appointment today.