Your Sportage’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 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 2018 Kia Sportage drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. You can minimize repairs by following Kia's recommendations for checking and changing differential fluids, and lubricating bearings and gears.
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 come see the technicians at Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can take care of most 2018 Kia Sportage drivetrain components including the driveshaft, CV axles, and CV joints. Your Sportage might need driveshaft repair if you notice clunks when shifting, vibration as your vehicle accelerates, resistance when turning, or heavy vibrations in your floorboards. It’s difficult to nail down a timeline for drivetrain repair. There’s no expiration date on the system’s pieces and parts. 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 Kia Sportage doesn’t drive like it used to.
Is normal to wonder whether or not 2018 Kia Sportage drivetrain repair is expensive. Some smaller differential fixes, like gasket or seal replacement, are usually pretty affordable. But bigger repairs, like gear or bearing replacement, require more labor and can therefore be more expensive.
When you have drivetrain problems, you have driving problems. Check out our top 2018 Kia Sportage drivetrain Q&A below, and visit your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care with any drivetrain concerns.
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Maintain your drivetrain to help maintain vehicle power. Our technicians are trained to perform 2018 Kia Sportage drivetrain services. Schedule your appointment today.