The drivetrain is responsible for transferring power from your Passat's engine to its wheels. It runs the full length of your Volkswagen, from the axles to the transmission. It's one of the most complex systems in your Passat and is made up of everything after the engine transmission: differentials, driveshafts, joints, axles, and wheels. When you tune into you 2020 Volkswagen Passat 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.
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 fix many 2020 Volkswagen Passat drivetrain components including the driveshaft, CV axles, and CV joints. Your Volkswagen could be crying out for driveshaft repair if you notice clunks when shifting, vibration as your vehicle accelerates, resistance when turning, or heavy vibrations in your floorboards. There isn’t necessarily a concrete timeframe for when drivetrain repair will be needed. The system's pieces and parts don't necessarily have a "shelf life." So much depends on the climate and your driving style. Your best bet is to visit Firestone Complete Auto Care when you first notice a problem with how your Volkswagen Passat drives.
How much does it cost to fix your 2020 Volkswagen Passat drivetrain? Some smaller differential fixes, like seal or gasket replacement, can fall in the more affordable category. Major repairs, like bearing or gear replacement, can sometimes be more expensive since they’re more labor intensive.
When you have drivetrain problems, you have driving problems. Check out our top 2020 Volkswagen Passat 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 2020 Volkswagen Passat drivetrain services. Schedule your appointment today.