2018 Volkswagen Beetle Drivetrain Repair & Service

2018 Volkswagen Beetle Drivetrain Service

The drivetrain is responsible for transferring power from your Beetle's engine to its wheels. It spans the length of your vehicle, from the transmission to the axles. It’s one of your Beetle’s most complex systems and includes everything after the engine transmission: axles, wheels, driveshafts, differentials, and joints. When you tune into you 2018 Volkswagen Beetle drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. Follow Volkswagen's recommendations for lubricating bearings/gears and checking/changing differential fluids to minimize repairs over time.

Volkswagen Beetle Drivetrain Repairs

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 2018 Volkswagen Beetle drivetrain components including the driveshaft, CV axles, and CV joints. Your Beetle might need driveshaft repair if you notice vibration as your vehicle accelerates, clunks when shifting, heavy vibrations in your floorboards, or resistance when turning. It's hard to put a timeframe on drivetrain repair. The system's pieces and parts don't necessarily have a "shelf life." So much depends on the climate and your driving style. That’s one reason it’s a wise idea to visit Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign your Volkswagen Beetle doesn’t drive like it used to.

How much does it cost to fix your 2018 Volkswagen Beetle drivetrain? Some smaller differential fixes, like seal or gasket replacement, are usually pretty affordable. Big repairs, like bearing or gear replacement, require more labor and can therefore be more expensive.

Volkswagen Beetle Drivetrain Q&A

Got drivetrain problems? Then you’ve got driving problems. Get answers to everyday 2018 Volkswagen Beetle drivetrain questions, and stop by your neighborhood Firestone Complete Auto Care today.

  •  Can Volkswagen drivetrain maintenance help me 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.
  • How do I know if my Volkswagen drivetrain is damaged? Noises toward the back of your Volkswagen Beetle, 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 should I come in for Volkswagen Beetle differential service? Double check your owner’s manual and talk with a technician. Differential service frequency varies from car to car. At a minimum, we 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.

2018 Volkswagen Beetle Repair

Nothing lasts forever. Even your Volkswagen Beetle's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 2018 Volkswagen Beetle repairs.

Get Volkswagen Beetle Drivetrain Service

Maintain your drivetrain to help maintain vehicle power. Our technicians are trained to perform 2018 Volkswagen Beetle drivetrain services. Schedule your appointment today.