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(605) 367-3200
320 South Petro Ave
SIOUX FALLS, SD 57107
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Right Way Automotive provides Differential Fluid Change services to Sioux Falls, SD, Tea, SD, Hartford, SD, and other surrounding areas.

Approx. Time: 60 Minutes  |   Price Range: Get Quote for Price

The Basics Behind Differential Fluid Change Services at Right Way Automotive

Differential fluid lubricates the differential in all-wheel drive (AWD), four-wheel drive (4WD), rear-wheel drive (RWD), and front-wheel drive (FWD) vehicles. In most cases, front-wheel drive vehicles have a transaxle instead of a separate differential, but there are some instances where FWD vehicles have a stand-alone differential. The purpose of the differential is to deliver power to the wheels while allowing them to turn at different speeds. As your vehicle completes a turn, each wheel covers a different distance. The two wheels on the inside of the turn travel a shorter distance than the two wheels on the outside of the turn. Similarly, the two front wheels travel a different distance than the two back wheels. The differential allows your vehicle to make turns smoothly despite these differences, and differential fluid keeps the moving parts of the differential lubricated. Your differential needs clean differential fluid to ensure a smooth ride at all times.



Why Should You Have Differential Fluid Change Services Performed at Right Way Automotive?

Differential fluid reduces the heat caused by the friction of moving parts inside the differential. But friction and heat will progressively break down differential fluid. Worn-out differential fluid can lead to unreliable differential performance, noise, excessive wear, breakdown, or failure. Complete differential failure will result in your entire differential system needing to be replaced. Always be sure to refer to the owner’s manual in your vehicle when determining the proper service intervals for changing your differential fluid. A differential fluid service prepares your vehicle for new fluid by draining out the old fluid and replacing it with fresh differential fluid. During a fluid change, our service staff may inspect other differential components, like gears and shafts, for excessive wear so that the differential continues to work properly.

We proudly service the Differential Fluid Change needs of customers in Sioux Falls, SD, Tea, SD, Hartford, SD, and surrounding areas.

Areas Served : Hartford SD | Sioux Falls SD | Tea SD | and surrounding areas

Right Way Automotive in Sioux Falls, SD

We use high-quality products no matter the make or model of your vehicle. We’re accredited with the BBB, and our prices are reasonable no matter if you need a transmission flush, auto diagnostic services, cooling system maintenance, or auto repair in Sioux Falls SD. Our technicians are friendly and honest to make you feel at ease. Don’t fret if your check engine light is on or it’s way past the suggested date of your next oil change. The highly experienced professionals at Right Way Automotive can help, so contact our family owned and operated Sioux Falls, SD, auto repair shop today to schedule an appointment!

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Phone: (605) 367-3200
Fax: (605) 367-8945
Address: 320 South Petro Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57107
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