2017 Smart Fortwo Drivetrain Repair & Service

All About 2017 Smart Fortwo Drivetrain Service

Your Fortwo drivetrain transfers power from your engine to the wheels. It runs the full length of your Smart, from the axles to the transmission. It's one of the most complex systems in your Fortwo and is made up of everything after the engine transmission: driveshafts, axles, joints, differentials, and wheels. Care for your 2017 Smart Fortwo to maintain its performance power. You can minimize repairs by following Smart's recommendations for checking and changing differential fluids, and lubricating bearings and gears.

What Are Smart Fortwo 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 come see the technicians at Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can take care of most 2017 Smart Fortwo drivetrain components including the CV axles, joints, and driving shaft. Your Smart Fortwo may need driveshaft attention if you feel 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 Smart Fortwo doesn’t drive like it used to.

How much does it cost to fix your 2017 Smart Fortwo drivetrain? Again, it depends! Some more minor differential repairs, like gasket or seal replacement, are usually pretty affordable. Major repairs, like bearing or gear replacement, can sometimes be more expensive since they’re more labor intensive.

2017 Smart Fortwo 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 Smart service save me money? Servicing the drivetrain system can help you save money by saving other parts of your vehicle. A bad drivetrain can put undue stress on other vehicle parts and lead to premature wear and tear.
  • What are the symptoms of a damaged Smart drivetrain system? Noises toward the back of your Smart Fortwo, leaking fluid, trouble turning — these could all be signs of drivetrain damage you want to address. Take action before something more severe happens.
  • How often will I need Smart Fortwo differential service? We recommend getting your differential inspected and the differential fluid changed as a part of your regular vehicle maintenance routine. Your vehicle cannot function without a differential. Differential service frequency varies from car to car.

2017 Smart Fortwo Repair

Nothing lasts forever. Even your Smart Fortwo's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 2017 Smart Fortwo repairs.

Schedule Smart Fortwo Drivetrain Service

Maintain your drivetrain to help maintain vehicle power. Our technicians are trained to perform 2017 Smart Fortwo drivetrain services. Schedule your appointment today.