Your E-150 Econoline’s drivetrain has a very important job. It transmits power from the engine to the wheels. It runs the full length of your Ford, from the axles to the transmission. It’s one of your E-150 Econoline’s most complex systems and includes everything after the engine transmission: axles, wheels, driveshafts, differentials, and joints. When you maintain the drivetrain in your 1998 Ford E-150 Econoline, you help maintain your vehicle's power. You can minimize repairs by following Ford'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 quite different, so you don't want to go to just anyone for drivetrain repair. You want to go to Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can take care of most 1998 Ford E-150 Econoline drivetrain components including the driveshaft, CV axles, and CV joints. Your Ford E-150 Econoline may need driveshaft attention if you feel clunks when shifting, vibration as your vehicle accelerates, resistance when turning, or heavy vibrations in your floorboards. It's hard to put a timeframe on drivetrain repair. 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 Ford E-150 Econoline doesn’t drive like it used to.
Is normal to wonder whether or not 1998 Ford E-150 Econoline drivetrain repair is expensive. Minor differential repairs, like seal or gasket replacement, are usually pretty affordable. But bigger repairs, like gear or bearing replacement, can sometimes be more expensive since they’re more labor intensive.
When you have drivetrain problems, you have driving problems. Check out our top 1998 Ford E-150 Econoline drivetrain Q&A below, and visit your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care with any drivetrain concerns.
Nothing lasts forever. Even your Ford E-150 Econoline's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 1998 Ford E-150 Econoline repairs.
Maintain your vehicle power by maintaining your drivetrain. Firestone Complete Auto Care technicians are equipped to fix 1998 Ford E-150 Econoline drivetrain systems. Schedule your appointment.