Your 380SL drivetrain transfers power from your engine to the wheels. It runs the full length of your Mercedes-Benz, from the axles to the transmission. It’s one of your 380SL’s most complex systems and includes everything after the engine transmission: differentials, driveshafts, joints, axles, and wheels. When you tune into you 1984 Mercedes-Benz 380SL drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. You can minimize repairs by following Mercedes-Benz'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 come see the technicians at Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can help repair all of your 1984 Mercedes-Benz 380SL drivetrain components including the driveshaft, CV axles, and CV joints. Your 380SL might need driveshaft repair if you notice resistance when turning, heavy vibrations in your floorboards, clunks when shifting, or vibration as your vehicle accelerates. It's hard to put a timeframe on drivetrain repair. There’s no expiration date on the system’s pieces and parts. A lot depends on your driving style and climate. That’s one reason it’s a wise idea to visit Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign your Mercedes-Benz 380SL doesn’t drive like it used to.
Is normal to wonder whether or not 1984 Mercedes-Benz 380SL drivetrain repair is expensive. Some smaller differential fixes, like seal or gasket replacement, can lean toward being more affordable. Major repairs, like bearing or gear replacement, require more labor and can therefore be more expensive.
Drivetrain problems mean driving problems. Get answers to common drivetrain questions and visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for drivetrain help.
Nothing lasts forever. Even your Mercedes-Benz 380SL's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 1984 Mercedes-Benz 380SL repairs.
Maintain your drivetrain to help maintain vehicle power. Our technicians are trained to perform 1984 Mercedes-Benz 380SL drivetrain services. Schedule your appointment today.