Drive Train

  • Drive Train - What You Need to Know in Fairbanks
    One Fairbanks automotive service issue that doesn't get much attention is driveline service. Drivelines don't get talked about very much around Fairbanks, but they're very important. First let's defin...
    Published on: Sep 19, 2012
  • Differential Service in Fairbanks, AK - What You Need to Know
    Scratching your head? Don't worry, if you don't know what a differential is – you will in a moment. That fact is that if you drive a car anywhere in Fairbanks, AK, you have a differential. Whe...
    Published on: Mar 18, 2014
  • What Is a Differential and Do You Have One?
    With front-wheel drive being so common these days in Fairbanks, AK, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most Fairbanks drivers don't even have to think about it....
    Published on: Nov 18, 2014
  • Vive la Differential at Gabe's Truck & Auto Repair in Fairbanks
    There are a lot of drivers in Fairbanks who are due for a differential service, but had never heard of a differential before. With front-wheel drive being so common in AK these days, the differ...
    Published on: Feb 13, 2017
  • Differential Service at Gabe's Truck & Auto Repair
    Here at AutoNetTV, we have national viewers, like your neighbors in Fairbanks, who write to us with questions or feedback. One common question we're asked is: "What is a differential and what d...
    Published on: Jun 04, 2017
  • Time for Differential Service at Gabe's Truck & Auto Repair?
    Hello Fairbanks - let's talk differentials. If you have a rear-wheel drive vehicle, your differential is on the back axle. With front-wheel drive cars, the differential is up front. All-wheel drive ...
    Published on: Aug 19, 2018
  • Drive Train Service in Fairbanks at Gabe's Truck & Auto Repair
    The drive train in your vehicle includes all the components that transfer power from the transmission to the wheels. Those components differ depending on what type of vehicle you drive, na...
    Published on: Sep 22, 2019
  • For 4x4s (Maintenance of 4x4 Vehicles)
    Some people love 4x4 vehicles, the true 4-wheel drive works of engineering like Jeeps and 4x4 pickups that allow you to seemingly go anywhere on the planet. You can climb up a 40-degree rock trail wit...
    Published on: Sep 29, 2019
  • Not a Good Vibe (Driveshaft Failure)
    When you feel your vehicle vibrating as you're driving down the road, one cause could be something you may not have ever seen: your driveshaft.  It is underneath the vehicle and most drivers don'...
    Published on: Jan 19, 2020
  • Out of Joint (CV Joint and Boot Replacement)
    If you have a front-wheel-drive vehicle, it has components called CV joints which enable you to turn your wheels smoothly. The CV stands for “constant velocity.” In essence, it’s a s...
    Published on: Jun 30, 2024