Your Vanagon’s drivetrain has a very important job. It transmits power from the engine to the wheels. It runs the full length of your Volkswagen, from the axles to the transmission. It’s one of your Vanagon’s most complex systems and includes everything after the engine transmission: axles, wheels, driveshafts, differentials, and joints. When you tune into you 1988 Volkswagen Vanagon drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. You can minimize repairs by following Volkswagen'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 go to Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can take care of most 1988 Volkswagen Vanagon drivetrain components including the driveshaft, CV axles, and CV joints. Your Vanagon might need driveshaft repair if you notice 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. The system’s parts and pieces don’t have a set expiration date. 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 Volkswagen Vanagon doesn’t drive like it used to.
You might be wondering: how much will it cost to fix the drivetrain in your 1988 Volkswagen Vanagon? Minor differential repairs, like gasket or seal replacement, can lean toward being more affordable. But bigger repairs, like gear or bearing replacement, can sometimes be more expensive since they’re more labor intensive.
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Don’t let drivetrain problems drive you crazy. Drive to Firestone Complete Auto Care for 1988 Volkswagen Vanagon drivetrain service and repair. Schedule an appointment today.