1996 GMC G3500 Drivetrain Repair

1996 GMC G3500 Drivetrain Service

Your G3500’s drivetrain has a very important job. It transmits power from the engine to the wheels. It runs the full length of your GMC, from the axles to the transmission. It’s one of your G3500’s most complex systems and includes everything after the engine transmission: axles, wheels, driveshafts, differentials, and joints. When you tune into you 1996 GMC G3500 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 GMC's recommendations.

GMC G3500 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 come see the technicians at Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can fix many 1996 GMC G3500 drivetrain components including the driveshaft, CV axles, and CV joints. Your GMC G3500 may need driveshaft attention if you feel 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 pieces and parts don't necessarily have a "shelf life." 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 GMC G3500 doesn’t drive like it used to.

Is normal to wonder whether or not 1996 GMC G3500 drivetrain repair is expensive. Again, it depends! Some more minor differential repairs, like seal or gasket replacement, can fall in the more affordable category. Major repairs, like bearing or gear replacement, can sometimes be more expensive since they’re more labor intensive.

Questions About 1996 GMC G3500

Got drivetrain problems? Then you’ve got driving problems. Get answers to everyday 1996 GMC G3500 drivetrain questions, and stop by your neighborhood Firestone Complete Auto Care today.

  •  Can GMC 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 GMC drivetrain system? Your GMC G3500 drivetrain might be damaged if you notice strange noises from the rear of your vehicle, see fluid leaking, or have issues turning.
  • How often should I come in for GMC G3500 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.

1996 GMC G3500 Repair

Nothing lasts forever. Even your GMC G3500's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 1996 GMC G3500 repairs.

Service Your GMC G3500 Drivetrain

Don’t let drivetrain problems drive you crazy. Drive to Firestone Complete Auto Care for 1996 GMC G3500 drivetrain service and repair. Schedule an appointment today.