2018 Hyundai Kona Drivetrain Repair & Service

What Does the Drivetrain Do In Your 2018 Hyundai Kona

The drivetrain is responsible for transferring power from your Kona's engine to its wheels. It spans the length of your vehicle, from the transmission to the axles. It’s one of your Kona’s most complex systems and includes everything after the engine transmission: differentials, driveshafts, joints, axles, and wheels. When you tune into you 2018 Hyundai Kona drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. Follow Hyundai's recommendations for lubricating bearings/gears and checking/changing differential fluids to minimize repairs over time.

When to Get Hyundai Kona 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 2018 Hyundai Kona drivetrain components including the CV joints, CV axles, and driveshaft. Your Hyundai could be crying out for driveshaft repair if you notice vibration as your vehicle accelerates, clunks when shifting, heavy vibrations in your floorboards, or resistance when turning. There isn’t necessarily a concrete timeframe for when drivetrain repair will be needed. There’s no expiration date on the system’s pieces and parts. 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 Hyundai Kona drives.

How much does it cost to fix your 2018 Hyundai Kona drivetrain? Again, it depends! Some more minor differential repairs, like gasket or seal replacement, are usually pretty affordable. But bigger repairs, like bearing or gear replacement, can be a little more expensive since the labor is much more intensive.

Hyundai Kona Drivetrain Q&A

Drivetrain problems mean driving problems. Get answers to common drivetrain questions and visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for drivetrain help.

  • Can Hyundai service save me money? Yes. Servicing the drivetrain system can help you avoid more significant repairs. A bad drivetrain can put more stress on other vehicle components.
  • What are the symptoms of a damaged Hyundai drivetrain system? Hear noises toward the back of your Hyundai Kona? 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 should I come in for Hyundai Kona 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.

2018 Hyundai Kona Repair

Nothing lasts forever. Even your Hyundai Kona's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 2018 Hyundai Kona repairs.

Get Hyundai Kona Drivetrain Service

Maintain your drivetrain to help maintain vehicle power. Our technicians are trained to perform 2018 Hyundai Kona drivetrain services. Schedule your appointment today.