2012 Jeep Patriot Drivetrain Service

2012 Jeep Patriot Drivetrain Service

The drivetrain is responsible for transferring power from your Patriot's engine to its wheels. It runs the full length of your Jeep, from the axles to the transmission. It’s one of your Patriot’s most complex systems and includes everything after the engine transmission: differentials, driveshafts, joints, axles, and wheels. When you tune into you 2012 Jeep Patriot drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. You can minimize repairs by following Jeep's recommendations for checking and changing differential fluids, and lubricating bearings and gears.

When to Get Jeep Patriot Drivetrain Repairs

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 go to Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can help repair all of your 2012 Jeep Patriot drivetrain components including the driveshaft, CV axles, and CV joints. Your Jeep Patriot may need driveshaft attention if you feel heavy vibrations in your floorboards, clunks when shifting, resistance when turning, or vibration as your vehicle accelerates. It's hard to put a timeframe on 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 Patriot doesn’t drive like it used to.

Is normal to wonder whether or not 2012 Jeep Patriot drivetrain repair is expensive. Again, it depends! Some more minor differential repairs, like seal or gasket replacement, can fall in the more affordable category. Big repairs, like bearing or gear replacement, can sometimes be more expensive since they’re more labor intensive.

2012 Jeep Patriot Drivetrain Questions

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

  • Can Jeep 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.
  • How do I know if my Jeep drivetrain is damaged? Your Jeep Patriot drivetrain might be damaged if you notice strange noises from the rear of your vehicle, see fluid leaking, or have issues turning.
  • How often should I come in for Jeep Patriot 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.

2012 Jeep Patriot Repair

Nothing lasts forever. Even your Jeep Patriot's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 2012 Jeep Patriot repairs.

Get Jeep Patriot Drivetrain Service

Don’t let drivetrain problems drive you crazy. Drive to Firestone Complete Auto Care for 2012 Jeep Patriot drivetrain service and repair. Schedule an appointment today.