2004 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Drivetrain Service

What Does the Drivetrain Do In Your 2004 Ford Explorer Sport Trac

Your Explorer Sport Trac’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 your Explorer Sport Trac’s most complex systems and includes everything after the engine transmission: driveshafts, axles, joints, differentials, and wheels. When you tune into you 2004 Ford Explorer Sport Trac drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. You can help prevent repairs by checking and changing differential fluids, and lubricating bearings and gears according to Ford's recommendations.

What Are Ford Explorer Sport Trac 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 2004 Ford Explorer Sport Trac drivetrain components including the driveshaft, CV axles, and CV joints. Your Explorer Sport Trac might need driveshaft repair if you notice heavy vibrations in your floorboards, clunks when shifting, resistance when turning, or vibration as your vehicle accelerates. It’s difficult to nail down a timeline for drivetrain repair. 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 Ford Explorer Sport Trac drives.

Is normal to wonder whether or not 2004 Ford Explorer Sport Trac drivetrain repair is expensive. Minor differential repairs, like gasket or seal replacement, can fall in the more affordable category. But bigger repairs, like bearing or gear replacement, can sometimes be more expensive since they’re more labor intensive.

Ford Explorer Sport Trac Drivetrain Q&A

When you have drivetrain problems, you have driving problems. Check out our top 2004 Ford Explorer Sport Trac drivetrain Q&A below, and visit your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care with any drivetrain concerns.

  •  Can Ford drivetrain maintenance help me save 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 Ford drivetrain system? Hear noises toward the back of your Ford Explorer Sport Trac? 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.
  • How often will I need Ford Explorer Sport Trac 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.

2004 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Repair

Nothing lasts forever. Even your Ford Explorer Sport Trac's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 2004 Ford Explorer Sport Trac repairs.

Schedule Ford Explorer Sport Trac Drivetrain Service

Maintain your drivetrain to help maintain vehicle power. Our technicians are trained to perform 2004 Ford Explorer Sport Trac drivetrain services. Schedule your appointment today.