Your Patriot’s drivetrain has a very important job. It transmits power from the engine to the wheels. It spans the full length of your Jeep, from back to front. It's one of the most complex systems in your Patriot and is made up of everything after the engine transmission: differentials, driveshafts, joints, axles, and wheels. When you tune into you 2013 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.
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 fix many 2013 Jeep Patriot drivetrain components including the CV joints, CV axles, and driveshaft. 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 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 Patriot doesn’t drive like it used to.
How much does it cost to fix your 2013 Jeep Patriot drivetrain? Minor differential repairs, like gasket or seal replacement, can fall in the more affordable category. But bigger repairs, like gear or bearing replacement, can sometimes be more expensive since they’re more labor intensive.
When you have drivetrain problems, you have driving problems. Check out our top 2013 Jeep Patriot drivetrain Q&A below, and visit your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care with any drivetrain concerns.
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 2013 Jeep Patriot repairs.
Maintain your drivetrain to help maintain vehicle power. Our technicians are trained to perform 2013 Jeep Patriot drivetrain services. Schedule your appointment today.