2001 Volvo S60 Drivetrain Service

All About 2001 Volvo S60 Drivetrain Service

Your S60 drivetrain transfers power from your engine to the wheels. It spans the full length of your Volvo, from back to front. It’s a very intricate system of moving parts and is comprised of everything after the engine transmission: differentials, driveshafts, joints, axles, and wheels. When you tune into you 2001 Volvo S60 drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. Follow Volvo's recommendations for lubricating bearings/gears and checking/changing differential fluids to minimize repairs over time.

When to Get Volvo S60 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 go to Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can take care of most 2001 Volvo S60 drivetrain components including the CV joints, CV axles, and driveshaft. Your S60 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 pieces and parts don't necessarily have a "shelf life." A lot depends on your driving style and climate. One of your best courses of action is to visit Firestone Complete Auto Care when you first notice that something feels "off" with your Volvo S60.

How much does it cost to fix your 2001 Volvo S60 drivetrain? Some smaller differential fixes, like gasket or seal replacement, can lean toward being more affordable. Major repairs, like bearing or gear replacement, can be a little more expensive since the labor is much more intensive.

Volvo S60 Drivetrain Q&A

When you have drivetrain problems, you have driving problems. Check out our top 2001 Volvo S60 drivetrain Q&A below, and visit your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care with any drivetrain concerns.

  • Can Volvo service save me money? Yes. Servicing the drivetrain system can help you avoid more significant repairs. A bad drivetrain can put more stress on other vehicle components.
  • How do I know if my Volvo drivetrain is damaged? Noises toward the back of your Volvo S60, 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 Volvo S60 differential service? Differential service frequency varies from car to car. Double check your owner’s manual and talk with a technician. We generally 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.

2001 Volvo S60 Repair

Nothing lasts forever. Even your Volvo S60's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 2001 Volvo S60 repairs.

Service Your Volvo S60 Drivetrain

Maintain your drivetrain to help maintain vehicle power. Our technicians are trained to perform 2001 Volvo S60 drivetrain services. Schedule your appointment today.