Car Care Tips

What Is a Differential and Do You Have One?

Monday 20th of September 2021
  With front-wheel drive being so common these days in Alberta, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most Alberta drivers don't even have to think about it. And rear-wheel drive differentials don't need to be serviced for years, so it's understandable that it's not something on the top of Alberta

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Vive la Differential at Lube Town in Alberta

Sunday 28th of March 2021
  There are a lot of drivers in Alberta who are due for a differential service, but had never heard of a differential before. With front-wheel drive being so common in Okotoks these days, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most

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For 4x4s (Maintenance of 4x4 Vehicles)

Tuesday 9th of March 2021
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 with some planning and skill (always careful to protect the environment, of course), or you can get t

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What Is a Differential and Do You Have One?

Tuesday 29th of December 2020
  With front-wheel drive being so common these days in Calgary/, Okotoks, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most Alberta drivers don't even have to think about it. And rear-wheel drive differentials don't need to be serviced for years, so it's understandable that it's not something on the top of Alberta

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Differential Service in Alberta, Okotoks - What You Need to Know

Thursday 2nd of January 2020
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 Alberta, Okotoks, you have a differential. Whether your vehicle is front-wheel drive, rear-w

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Drive Train Service in Alberta at Lube Town

Monday 9th of September 2019
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, namely, front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive, all-wheel drive or four-whe

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Time for Differential Service at Lube Town?

Monday 26th of November 2018
Hello Alberta - 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

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Differential Service at Lube Town

Monday 14th of May 2018
Here at AutoNetTV, we have national viewers, like your neighbors in Alberta, who write to us with questions or feedback. One common question we're asked is: "What is a differential and what does it do?" You may have been told by your Lube Town service advisor t

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Drive Train - What You Need to Know in Alberta

Monday 30th of October 2017
One Alberta automotive service issue that doesn't get much attention is driveline service. Drivelines don't get talked about very much around Alberta, but they're very important. First let's define what the driveline is:Taking a sma

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