Drive Shaft Broke
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Posted 18 June 2013 - 10:12 PM
I got a mk1 focus an the other day i was drivin an my steerin wheel started shakin at 20mph then wen i went to pull off at a round about i heard a bang an my drivers side drive shaft had come off the wheel side and i had bearings and bit of metal were on the road does any 1 have any ideas why this might of happened ?
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Posted 18 June 2013 - 11:02 PM
cv joint collapsed, wouldnt recommend just changing the outer joint, when they break up like this you would be better off changing the whole shaft
Posted 23 June 2013 - 12:51 PM
Have a look at the other one and check the boot condition, if it becomes damaged and oil leaked out it will fail and fall apart
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