1986 Ford Bronco Drivetrain Service

Service Your Ford Bronco Drivetrain

Don’t let drivetrain problems drive you crazy. Drive to Firestone Complete Auto Care for 1986 Ford Bronco drivetrain service and repair. Schedule an appointment today.

What Does the Drivetrain Do In Your 1986 Ford Bronco

Your Bronco’s drivetrain has a very important job. It transmits power from the engine to the wheels. It spans the full length of your Ford, from back to front. It's one of the most complex systems in your Bronco and is made up of everything after the engine transmission: differentials, driveshafts, joints, axles, and wheels. When you tune into you 1986 Ford Bronco drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. Follow Ford's recommendations for lubricating bearings/gears and checking/changing differential fluids to minimize repairs over time.

When to Get Ford Bronco Drivetrain Repairs

You don't want to go to just anyone for drivetrain repair. Drivetrains for front, rear, and all-wheel-drive and 4WD vehicles are all different. You want to come see the technicians at Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can help repair all of your 1986 Ford Bronco drivetrain components including the CV axles, joints, and driving shaft. Your Ford 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 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 Ford Bronco.

How much does it cost to fix your 1986 Ford Bronco drivetrain? Some smaller differential fixes, like gasket or seal replacement, are usually pretty affordable. But bigger repairs, like gear or bearing replacement, can sometimes be more expensive since they’re more labor intensive.

Ford Bronco Drivetrain Q&A

When you have drivetrain problems, you have driving problems. Check out our top 1986 Ford Bronco drivetrain Q&A below, and visit your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care with any drivetrain concerns.

  • How does Ford 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.
  • How do I know if my Ford drivetrain is damaged? Your Ford Bronco drivetrain might be damaged if you notice strange noises from the rear of your vehicle, see fluid leaking, or have issues turning.
  • How often will I need Ford Bronco 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.

1986 Ford Bronco Repair

Nothing lasts forever. Even your Ford Bronco's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 1986 Ford Bronco repairs.