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post #1 of 4 Old 03-26-2010, 02:38 PM Thread Starter
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how to change a driveshaft u joint???

I need to know how to change a u joint on my drive shaft. its the one closest to the diff. is it as easy as pulling the old one out and putting the new one in? or will i need certain tools or techniques?


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post #2 of 4 Old 03-26-2010, 02:56 PM
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Here is a good guide.

U-Joint Replacement - 1

He doesn't list pictures of the straps, but there are some metal straps that hold the u joint onto the diff. I forget the size of the bolts. Take those off then follow the guide.

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cool thanks. i got it done thanks for the link

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Here is a good guide.

U-Joint Replacement - 1

He doesn't list pictures of the straps, but there are some metal straps that hold the u joint onto the diff. I forget the size of the bolts. Take those off then follow the guide.
8mm works for the strap bolts.

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