Where are universal joints used?

Answer A universal joint connects two rotating shafts, allowing for freedom of motion in every direction. Universal joints (or Hookes joints) are used to carry drive from one shaft to another, and are use... Read More »

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Universal Vs. CV Joints?

Universal joints (u-joints), and constant velocity (CV) joints are simply types of couplings that connect drive lines together so that they can provide power at different angles. Whether the applic... Read More »

Types of Universal Joints?

A universal joint, otherwise called a u-joint, is found in many automotive applications, as well as in other mechanics. For example, a u-joint is used in vehicles between the drive train bar and th... Read More »

How to Replace Universal Joints?

With all the spinning pieces a vehicle has, sometimes a problem is easy to notice after you start rolling. Bad bearings and misaligned parts announce themselves because you'll hear squealing and sq... Read More »