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U-Joints: When In Doubt, Change It Out

U-joints should last the life of the vehicle, but that’s not always the case. Some u-joints fail from normal wear and tear, especially on vehicles that are frequently used for heavy towing or off-roading. U-joints can also fail as a result of misalignment, corrosion, or excessive vibration.

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How Maintenance Free U-Joints Will Save You Money

The auto industry is one of the fastest evolving industries in the world. We’re always sitting at the edge of our seats with all the new innovations hitting the market on a regular basis. One of the neatest innovations we’ve ever seen are maintenance free u-joints. What are Maintenance Free U-Joints? Maintenance free u-joints are […]

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U-Joint Failure Modes & Troubleshooting

The universal joint (U-joint) is a common part found on any rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive vehicle, especially body-on-frame designs such as trucks and SUVs. The U-joint’s purpose is to transfer power to the driveshaft when the transmission and axle are at differing planes (heights). U-joints are always in pairs, usually at either end of […]

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