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Ant c

Drive Shaft Broke

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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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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

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Moved to focus section

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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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