The most important part of any repair work is locating the cause of the problem that causes the customer complaint.
Uncovering the root cause of a driveline complaint. This video is sponsored by Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper.
The driveshafts are designed to be drop-in replacements for Mercedes-Benz/RAM Promaster Sprinter vans.
Driveshaft vibrations in rear-wheel and all-wheel drive vehicles are not acceptable after replacing U-joints.
There are three types of modern driveshafts with multiple configurations.
Driveshafts on most rear-wheel-drive and four-wheel-drive (4WD) vehicles are very durable. Most late-model driveshafts are not serviceable and do not have any lubrication points. But, this does not mean that they can’t wear or even fail.
More vehicles are using all-wheel or rear-wheel drive and driveshaft service is becoming more common. Andrew Markel shares three driveshaft service tips.
Most late-model driveshafts are not serviceable and do not have any lubrication points. But, this does not mean that they can’t wear, or even fail.