Your S40 drivetrain transfers power from your engine to the wheels. It spans the length of your vehicle, from the transmission to the axles. It's one of the most complex systems in your S40 and is made up of everything after the engine transmission: differentials, driveshafts, joints, axles, and wheels. When you tune into you 2009 Volvo S40 drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. You can help prevent repairs by checking and changing differential fluids, and lubricating bearings and gears according to Volvo's recommendations.
Drivetrains for front, rear, and all-wheel-drive and 4WD vehicles are not all the same. You don't want to go to any random shop for drivetrain repair. You want to go to Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can fix many 2009 Volvo S40 drivetrain components including the CV axles, joints, and driving shaft. Your S40 might need driveshaft repair if you notice heavy vibrations in your floorboards, clunks when shifting, resistance when turning, or vibration as your vehicle accelerates. It’s difficult to nail down a timeline for drivetrain repair. The system’s parts and pieces don’t have a set expiration date. 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 Volvo S40 doesn’t drive like it used to.
How much does it cost to fix your 2009 Volvo S40 drivetrain? Some smaller differential fixes, like seal or gasket replacement, are usually pretty affordable. Major repairs, like bearing or gear replacement, require more labor and can therefore be more expensive.
When you have drivetrain problems, you have driving problems. Check out our top 2009 Volvo S40 drivetrain Q&A below, and visit your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care with any drivetrain concerns.
Nothing lasts forever. Even your Volvo S40's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 2009 Volvo S40 repairs.
Don’t let drivetrain problems drive you crazy. Drive to Firestone Complete Auto Care for 2009 Volvo S40 drivetrain service and repair. Schedule an appointment today.