Symptoms of Drive Shaft Problems?

Answer A vehicle's drive shaft--the rotating object located between the differentials and gear box--helps it switch from idle to drive; without it, a vehicle would never move. Usually, a drive shaft does ... Read More »

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Drive Shaft Problems?

Drive shafts refer to mechanical components that connect elements of a drive train, and transmit rotation and torque. Drive shafts can develop problems that can impair vehicle operation.

How to Remove the Rear Drive Shaft From a Subaru All Wheel Drive?

Removing the rear drive shaft or propeller shaft from your all-wheel-drive Subaru may vary depending on the model, but the basic system is the same across the Subaru line. The all-wheel-drive syste... Read More »

Input Shaft Bearing Symptoms?

Manual transmissions usually provide reliable service while requiring only basic maintenance. A gear box simply needs the proper type and amount of gear oil to be kept in good repair. Parts do wea... Read More »

Shaft Drive vs. Belt Drive?

All motorcycles use one of three technologies to transfer power from the engine to the back wheel: chain drive, belt drive or shaft drive. Chain-drive has been around as long as the motorcycle has.... Read More »