2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV Drivetrain Repair & Service

What Does the Drivetrain Do In Your 2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV

Your Bolt EV drivetrain transfers power from your engine to the wheels. It spans the full length of your Chevrolet, from back to front. It's one of the most complex systems in your Bolt EV and is made up of everything after the engine transmission: differentials, driveshafts, joints, axles, and wheels. When you tune into you 2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. You can minimize repairs by following Chevrolet's recommendations for checking and changing differential fluids, and lubricating bearings and gears.

Chevrolet Bolt EV 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 help repair all of your 2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV drivetrain components including the driveshaft, CV axles, and CV joints. Your Chevrolet Bolt EV 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. There’s no expiration date on the system’s pieces and parts. A lot depends on your driving style and climate. That’s one reason it’s a wise idea to visit Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign your Chevrolet Bolt EV doesn’t drive like it used to.

You might be wondering: how much will it cost to fix the drivetrain in your 2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV? Minor differential repairs, 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.

2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV 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 Chevrolet 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 the symptoms of a damaged Chevrolet drivetrain system? Noises toward the back of your Chevrolet Bolt EV, leaking fluid, trouble turning — these could all be signs of drivetrain damage you want to address. Take action before something more severe happens.
  • How often should I come in for Chevrolet Bolt EV differential service? Double check your owner’s manual and talk with a technician. Differential service frequency varies from car to car. At a minimum, we 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.

2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV Repair

Nothing lasts forever. Even your Chevrolet Bolt EV's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV repairs.

Service Your Chevrolet Bolt EV Drivetrain

Maintain your drivetrain to help maintain vehicle power. Our technicians are trained to perform 2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV drivetrain services. Schedule your appointment today.