1988 GMC Jimmy Drivetrain Service

1988 GMC Jimmy Drivetrain Service

Your Jimmy 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 Jimmy and is made up of everything after the engine transmission: driveshafts, axles, joints, differentials, and wheels. When you tune into you 1988 GMC Jimmy drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. You can minimize repairs by following GMC's recommendations for checking and changing differential fluids, and lubricating bearings and gears.

GMC Jimmy 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 go to Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can help repair all of your 1988 GMC Jimmy drivetrain components including the CV joints, CV axles, and driveshaft. Your Jimmy might need driveshaft repair if you notice clunks when shifting, vibration as your vehicle accelerates, resistance when turning, or heavy vibrations in your floorboards. 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." So much depends on the climate and your driving style. That’s one reason it’s a wise idea to visit Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign your GMC Jimmy doesn’t drive like it used to.

How much does it cost to fix your 1988 GMC Jimmy drivetrain? Minor differential repairs, like gasket or seal replacement, are usually pretty affordable. Big repairs, like gear or bearing replacement, require more labor and can therefore be more expensive.

1988 GMC Jimmy Drivetrain Questions

Got drivetrain problems? Then you’ve got driving problems. Get answers to everyday 1988 GMC Jimmy drivetrain questions, and stop by your neighborhood Firestone Complete Auto Care today.

  • Can GMC service save me money? Yes, sometimes it can. First, servicing the drivetrain system can help you avoid more significant repairs. It can also somewhat reduce tire wear.
  • What are the symptoms of a damaged GMC drivetrain system? Your GMC Jimmy drivetrain might be damaged if you notice strange noises from the rear of your vehicle, see fluid leaking, or have issues turning.
  • When should I come in for GMC Jimmy 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.

1988 GMC Jimmy Repair

Nothing lasts forever. Even your GMC Jimmy's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 1988 GMC Jimmy repairs.

Service Your GMC Jimmy Drivetrain

Maintain your vehicle power by maintaining your drivetrain. Firestone Complete Auto Care technicians are equipped to fix 1988 GMC Jimmy drivetrain systems. Schedule your appointment.