1996 Lexus ES300 Drivetrain Service

Schedule Lexus ES300 Drivetrain Service

Maintain your vehicle power by maintaining your drivetrain. Firestone Complete Auto Care technicians are equipped to fix 1996 Lexus ES300 drivetrain systems. Schedule your appointment.

What Does the Drivetrain Do In Your 1996 Lexus ES300

Your ES300 drivetrain transfers power from your engine to the wheels. It spans the length of your vehicle, from the transmission to the axles. It’s one of your ES300’s most complex systems and includes everything after the engine transmission: driveshafts, axles, joints, differentials, and wheels. When you tune into you 1996 Lexus ES300 drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. Follow Lexus's recommendations for lubricating bearings/gears and checking/changing differential fluids to minimize repairs over time.

Lexus ES300 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 help repair all of your 1996 Lexus ES300 drivetrain components including the CV axles, joints, and driving shaft. Your Lexus ES300 may need driveshaft attention if you feel resistance when turning, heavy vibrations in your floorboards, clunks when shifting, or vibration as your vehicle accelerates. There isn’t necessarily a concrete timeframe for when drivetrain repair will be needed. There’s no expiration date on the system’s pieces and parts. So much depends on the climate and your driving style. One of your best courses of action is to visit Firestone Complete Auto Care when you first notice that something feels "off" with your Lexus ES300.

How much does it cost to fix your 1996 Lexus ES300 drivetrain? Again, it depends! Some more minor differential repairs, like seal or gasket replacement, can fall in the more affordable category. Big repairs, like gear or bearing replacement, can sometimes be more expensive since they’re more labor intensive.

Lexus ES300 Drivetrain Q&A

When you have drivetrain problems, you have driving problems. Check out our top 1996 Lexus ES300 drivetrain Q&A below, and visit your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care with any drivetrain concerns.

  • How does Lexus drivetrain maintenance help save money? Yes, sometimes it can. First, servicing the drivetrain system can help you avoid more significant repairs. It can also somewhat reduce tire wear.
  • What are signs my Lexus drivetrain is damaged? Hear noises toward the back of your Lexus ES300? See fluid leaking? Having issues turning? These could all be signs of drivetrain damage you don't want to ignore. Take action quickly to catch repairs or replacements before something more severe happens.
  • When should I come in for Lexus ES300 differential service? Differential service frequency varies from car to car. Double check your owner’s manual and talk with a technician. We generally 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.

1996 Lexus ES300 Repair

Nothing lasts forever. Even your Lexus ES300's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 1996 Lexus ES300 repairs.