How to Change a Driveshaft?

Answer An engine's power is transferred to the transmission, which allows the engine to produce power within optimal engine speeds. However, all of that power must then be transferred to the differential ... Read More »

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How to Change a BMW Driveshaft Bearing?

The driveshaft on a BMW is a length of metal connected to the gearbox at one end of the vehicle and to the differential at the other end. There are a couple of components that can fail on a BMW dri... Read More »

How to Change the Driveshaft on an S-10 Pickup?

The driveshaft on a Chevrolet S-10 pickup connects the tail shaft of the transmission to the rear axle, allowing the two to move together in unison. The driveshaft has universal joints on both ends... Read More »

What is a Driveshaft?

A driveshaft is one of the most basic parts of an automobile. No matter the age of your vehicle, if it is not a front-wheel drive, it probably has at least one driveshaft.

Removal of a BMW Driveshaft?

The drive shaft on your BMW connects the transmission (which in turn is connected to the engine) to the rear differential, which turns the rear axle. The drive shaft uses U-joints to transfer kinet... Read More »