What is the driveshaft? A driveshaft is the cylindrical shaft that transmits the torque from the engine to the wheels. As the output shaft of the transmission rotates it spins the driveshaf? which then turns the ring gear to rotate the wheels.. How do you know your drive shaft needs replacing? Vibrations coming from underneath the vehicle A clunking noise when you shift between drive and reverse or when you accelerate Other unusual noises such as rattling or scraping How is the drive shaft replaced by a mobile mechanic? The broken drive shaft is removed and replaced. A basic safety inspection ćis performed. A road test is done to check the function of the new drive shaft. How important is it to have your drive shaft replaced? When a driveshaft is not working excess pressure is placed on other parts of the vehicle which can cause further damage. If the driveshaft stops working completel? the vehicle will no longer be able to send power to the wheels and you will not be able to drive at all.
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How it Works
Get an instant online price for most maintenance and tire services. For repairs, you can book a service call and a mechanic will diagnose the concern and give you a quote, on-site. If you would like a quote before we see the vehicle, you can Request a Quote in as little as 60 seconds and receive your quote by email or phone, usually within 1 business hour.
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After selecting your service(s) (or a diagnostic), simply select a day & time that works best for you and we will dispatch our best-suited technician or mechanic, based on your vehicle & needs. You will receive a confirmation email with the details and a reminder email/SMS as well. Auto care has never been easier!
Once the technician arrives, they will explain the work order, what they will be doing and then begin work on your vehicle. In most cases, a complementary Digital Vehicle Inspection will be completed so you can have peace of mind that your vehicle is in good condition or what may need to be addressed in the future.