Maintain your drivetrain to help maintain vehicle power. Our technicians are trained to perform 1987 GMC R1500 Suburban drivetrain services. Schedule your appointment today.
Your R1500 Suburban’s drivetrain has a very important job. It transmits power from the engine to the wheels. It spans the length of your vehicle, from the transmission to the axles. It’s one of your R1500 Suburban’s most complex systems and includes everything after the engine transmission: axles, wheels, driveshafts, differentials, and joints. When you tune into you 1987 GMC R1500 Suburban drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. Follow GMC's recommendations for lubricating bearings/gears and checking/changing differential fluids to minimize repairs over time.
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 come see the technicians at Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can help repair all of your 1987 GMC R1500 Suburban drivetrain components including the driveshaft, CV axles, and CV joints. Your GMC could be crying out for driveshaft repair if you notice 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. Your driving style and climate can have a lot to do with how the drivetrain system ages. One of your best courses of action is to visit Firestone Complete Auto Care when you first notice that something feels "off" with your GMC R1500 Suburban.
You might be wondering: how much will it cost to fix the drivetrain in your 1987 GMC R1500 Suburban? Some smaller differential fixes, like gasket or seal replacement, can fall in the more affordable category. Major repairs, like gear or bearing replacement, can be a little more expensive since the labor is much more intensive.
When you have drivetrain problems, you have driving problems. Check out our top 1987 GMC R1500 Suburban drivetrain Q&A below, and visit your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care with any drivetrain concerns.
Nothing lasts forever. Even your GMC R1500 Suburban's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 1987 GMC R1500 Suburban repairs.