There are many symptoms of drive shaft problems, including car noises, difficulty turning the car and shaking of the car. It is important to diagnose and fix drive shaft problems early because no car can shift from idle ... More »

Auto Parts Warehouse and eBay both offer Ford drive shafts for purchase. Auto Parts Warehouse acts as a middleman and connects customers with sellers that carry drive shafts. EBay works in a similar way and has approxima... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance Engine

An automotive drive shaft is responsible for transferring the engine's rotational power, or torque, through the transmission across some distance to one of the car's axles, either from the front of the car to the rear or... More »

Lift the vehicle, mark the drive shaft position, release the drive shaft from the rear differential, remove the drive shaft from the transmission and remove and replace the U-joint to complete the process of replacing a ... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

Lift the vehicle, mark the drive shaft, mark one rear tire, rotate the tire and count the revolutions of the drive shaft to determine a vehicle's rear end gear ratio. The procedure is simple and requires only a floor jac... More »

To replace a universal joint, remove the drive shaft as well as the clips holding the U-joint in place, mount the drive shaft in a vice, and tap the top of it to remove the bearing and U-joint. Install the new joint, and... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

A faulty camshaft sensor results in numerous problems with a car, including an illuminated check engine light, a poorly running engine and difficulty or failure to start. The camshaft sensor replaces the distributor in m... More »