2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Drivetrain Repair

All About 2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Drivetrain Service

Your Explorer Sport Trac drivetrain transfers power from your engine to the wheels. It spans the length of your vehicle, from the transmission to the axles. It's one of the most complex systems in your Explorer Sport Trac and is made up of everything after the engine transmission: differentials, driveshafts, joints, axles, and wheels. When you tune into you 2005 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.

Ford Explorer Sport Trac Drivetrain Repairs

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 fix many 2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac drivetrain components including the driveshaft, CV axles, and CV joints. Your Ford could be crying out for driveshaft repair if you notice heavy vibrations in your floorboards, clunks when shifting, resistance when turning, or vibration as your vehicle accelerates. There isn’t necessarily a concrete timeframe for when drivetrain repair will be needed. The system’s parts and pieces don’t have a set expiration date. 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 Explorer Sport Trac doesn’t drive like it used to.

Is normal to wonder whether or not 2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac drivetrain repair is expensive. Again, it depends! Some more minor differential repairs, like gasket or seal replacement, can fall in the more affordable category. But bigger repairs, like gear or bearing replacement, can sometimes be more expensive since they’re more labor intensive.

Questions About 2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac

Got drivetrain problems? Then you’ve got driving problems. Get answers to everyday 2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac drivetrain questions, and stop by your neighborhood Firestone Complete Auto Care today.

  •  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.
  • How do I know if my Ford drivetrain is damaged? Noises toward the back of your Ford Explorer Sport Trac, 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 will I need Ford Explorer Sport Trac 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.

2005 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 2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac repairs.

Service Your Ford Explorer Sport Trac Drivetrain

Maintain your drivetrain to help maintain vehicle power. Our technicians are trained to perform 2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac drivetrain services. Schedule your appointment today.