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303 East St. | Parkville, MO 64152

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Glen & Jim’s Discount Tire & Brake provides Transfer Case Service services to Parkville, MO, Gladstone, MO, Kansas City, MO, and other surrounding areas.

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

The Basics Behind Transfer Case Services at Glen & Jim’s Discount Tire & Brake

A transfer case is one of the serviceable components in a four wheel drive system. Present in both full-time and part-time 4WD vehicles, the transfer case operates with the help of gears and, in many modern cars, a chain. Usually, a transfer case indirectly connects to the transmission’s rear. The transmission sends power to the transfer case which in turn sends the power, or torque, to the front and rear drive shafts. Because of the transfer case, the wheels can spin at the same speed, and the vehicle is able to enter or maintain its four wheel drive. Often, part-time 4WD vehicles use a transfer case with an extra set of gears that allows for the creation of extra torque through the selection of a high or low gear range. This can make it easier to climb steep hills and mountains. Transfer cases also contain a lubricant that keeps gears running correctly. Because they are a significant part of the 4WD system, it is important that drivers maintain them.

Why Should You Have Transfer Case Services Performed at Glen & Jim’s Discount Tire & Brake?

Adhering to proper service intervals for transfer case maintenance can help extend the life of your transfer case and 4WD system. Being aware of the symptoms of a faulty transfer case can also help with determining the proper time to have your transfer case serviced. Warning signs include grinding noise, difficulty shifting into 4WD, and leaking lubrication. In a part-time 4WD vehicle, a faulty transfer case can prevent the vehicle from engaging or disengaging from four wheel drive. In addition, contaminated lubricant can harm the gears inside the transfer case. Our staff can look over your transfer case and replace any bad fluid. We’ll also review the case, its gears, and if present, the chain. When you’re ready, let us help you prevent unnecessary damage to your 4WD system with our transfer case service.

We proudly service the Transfer Case Service needs of customers in Parkville, MO, Gladstone, MO, Kansas City, MO, and surrounding areas.

Areas Served : Gladstone MO | Kansas City MO | Parkville MO | and surrounding areas

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Glen & Jim’s Discount Tire & Brake

Glen & Jim’s Discount Tire & Brake is an automotive service and truck repair shop in Parkville, MO. Glen & Jim’s Discount Tire & Brake is a leader in offering name brand tires, wheels, auto repair and brake services for customers located in and around the Gladstone and Kansas City, Missouri areas. Our goal is to focus on customer service. It is the foundation of our business. Glen & Jim’s Discount Tire & Brake employs a well-trained staff specializing in the sale and installation of passenger car, performance and light truck or SUV tires. Custom wheels are available at Glen & Jim’s Discount Tire & Brake. Special wheels and rims compliment any tire or customer vehicle. Complete under-car services, such as oil changes, brakes, shocks, struts, alignment, and transmission fluid flush for both foreign and domestic vehicles are readily available at competitive prices. Take this opportunity to browse Glen & Jim’s Discount Tire & Brake website or call us for personalized service.

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Phone: (816) 471-5540
Fax: (816) 471-1903
Address: 303 East St.
Parkville, MO 64152

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