1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee Drivetrain Service

What Does the Drivetrain Do In Your 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Your Grand Cherokee’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 Grand Cherokee’s most complex systems and includes everything after the engine transmission: driveshafts, axles, joints, differentials, and wheels. When you tune into you 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. Follow Jeep's recommendations for lubricating bearings/gears and checking/changing differential fluids to minimize repairs over time.

When to Get Jeep Grand Cherokee 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 visit Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can help repair all of your 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee drivetrain components including the CV axles, joints, and driving shaft. Your Jeep could be crying out for driveshaft repair if you notice resistance when turning, heavy vibrations in your floorboards, clunks when shifting, or vibration as your vehicle accelerates. It’s difficult to nail down a timeline for drivetrain repair. The system’s parts and pieces don’t have a set expiration date. 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 Grand Cherokee doesn’t drive like it used to.

You might be wondering: how much will it cost to fix the drivetrain in your 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee? Again, it depends! Some more minor differential repairs, like gasket or seal replacement, can fall in the more affordable category. Major repairs, like gear or bearing replacement, require more labor and can therefore be more expensive.

Jeep Grand Cherokee Drivetrain Q&A

Got drivetrain problems? Then you’ve got driving problems. Get answers to everyday 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee drivetrain questions, and stop by your neighborhood Firestone Complete Auto Care today.

  • How does Jeep drivetrain maintenance help 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 Jeep drivetrain system? Your Jeep Grand Cherokee drivetrain might be damaged if you notice strange noises from the rear of your vehicle, see fluid leaking, or have issues turning.
  • How often will I need Jeep Grand Cherokee differential service? We recommend getting your differential inspected and the differential fluid changed as a part of your regular vehicle maintenance routine. Your vehicle cannot function without a differential. Differential service frequency varies from car to car.

1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee Repair

Nothing lasts forever. Even your Jeep Grand Cherokee's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee repairs.

Schedule Jeep Grand Cherokee Drivetrain Service

Don’t let drivetrain problems drive you crazy. Drive to Firestone Complete Auto Care for 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee drivetrain service and repair. Schedule an appointment today.