1987 Jeep Cherokee Drivetrain Repair & Service

1987 Jeep Cherokee Drivetrain Service

Your Cherokee drivetrain transfers power from your engine to the wheels. It spans the length of your vehicle, from the transmission to the axles. It’s a very intricate system of moving parts and is comprised of everything after the engine transmission: differentials, driveshafts, joints, axles, and wheels. When you tune into you 1987 Jeep Cherokee 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 Jeep's recommendations.

Jeep Cherokee 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 take care of most 1987 Jeep Cherokee drivetrain components including the driveshaft, CV axles, and CV joints. Your Cherokee might need 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. The system's pieces and parts don't necessarily have a "shelf life." Your driving style and climate can have a lot to do with how the drivetrain system ages. That’s one reason it’s a wise idea to visit Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign your Jeep Cherokee doesn’t drive like it used to.

How much does it cost to fix your 1987 Jeep Cherokee drivetrain? Minor differential repairs, like seal or gasket replacement, are usually pretty affordable. Big repairs, like gear or bearing replacement, can be a little more expensive since the labor is much more intensive.

Jeep Cherokee Drivetrain Q&A

When you have drivetrain problems, you have driving problems. Check out our top 1987 Jeep Cherokee drivetrain Q&A below, and visit your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care with any drivetrain concerns.

  • Can Jeep service save me 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 signs my Jeep drivetrain is damaged? Noises toward the back of your Jeep Cherokee, leaking fluid, trouble turning — these could all be signs of drivetrain damage you want to address. Take action before something more severe happens.
  • When should I come in for Jeep Cherokee 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.

1987 Jeep Cherokee Repair

Nothing lasts forever. Even your Jeep Cherokee's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 1987 Jeep Cherokee repairs.

Get Jeep Cherokee Drivetrain Service

Don’t let drivetrain problems drive you crazy. Drive to Firestone Complete Auto Care for 1987 Jeep Cherokee drivetrain service and repair. Schedule an appointment today.