The drivetrain is responsible for transferring power from your 318ti's engine to its wheels. It spans the length of your vehicle, from the transmission to the axles. It’s one of your 318ti’s most complex systems and includes everything after the engine transmission: differentials, driveshafts, joints, axles, and wheels. When you tune into you 1997 BMW 318ti drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. You can minimize repairs by following BMW's recommendations for checking and changing differential fluids, and lubricating bearings and gears.
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 come see the technicians at Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can fix many 1997 BMW 318ti drivetrain components including the CV joints, CV axles, and driveshaft. Your BMW 318ti may need driveshaft attention if you feel clunks when shifting, vibration as your vehicle accelerates, resistance when turning, or heavy vibrations in your floorboards. There isn’t necessarily a concrete timeframe for when drivetrain repair will be needed. The system's pieces and parts don't necessarily have a "shelf life." So much depends on the climate and your driving style. Your best bet is to visit Firestone Complete Auto Care when you first notice a problem with how your BMW 318ti drives.
How much does it cost to fix your 1997 BMW 318ti drivetrain? Again, it depends! Some more minor differential repairs, like seal or gasket replacement, can fall in the more affordable category. Big repairs, like gear or bearing replacement, can sometimes be more expensive since they’re more labor intensive.
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Don’t let drivetrain problems drive you crazy. Drive to Firestone Complete Auto Care for 1997 BMW 318ti drivetrain service and repair. Schedule an appointment today.