Having problems with your 1991 BMW 5 Series ?
Drive shaft hits under the car...rear part of the middle of the rear end
\015 CLAY 1991 bmw 525i the cars rear drive shaft bushing is bad. When starting to move sounds like the drive shaft hits under the car ,how can i fix\015
The carrier bearing needs replacing you can't fix it you can get the replacement at a drivetrain componants store in your area make sure you take the drive shaft and bear with you so they can match it properly. please rate this............thanks
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Drive shaft hits under the car...rear part of the middle of the rear end
The carrier bearing needs replacing you can't fix it you can get the replacement at a drivetrain componants store in your area make sure you take the drive shaft and bear with you so they can match it properly. please rate this............thank ... 1991 BMW 5 Series
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I hit the rear end of my car with another car what is that part of the car called in general terms of finding the part for it
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\015\012Hi!!Control arms generally do not wear out, however the bushings that mount the control arms are made of rubber and will need to be replaced periodically. the bushing kit is about $20, the Upper Control arm is $70.99 and t ... 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Have rear end noise on my 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo V6. Loud. clunking noise coming from rear end at even small bumps. Mechanic said it was a control arm. But he also said the part alone would be 500.00 is there even a part other than the entire rear end that expensive?definitely coming from the rear. I checked the spare tire to make sure it was secure. Bounced bumper and still hear the problem. it has me worried but i have been ripped off before i just need some information before i go to
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Hey there.Im a manager at a auto recycling yard.Prices depend on how many miles the rearend has and condition.You yourself can call yard and get a price quote on a used one and even buy it yourself,then have a garage install it.You will cut out the m ... 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 2WD
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Go too ebay i bet you can find the whole thing for less than 400.00 thats housing axels all in on piece \015\012and takes about3 hours too in stall an a good mech should install it for about 200 or less\015\012if you cant find it on e bay ... 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 2WD
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... 2002 Ford Escape
1997 dodge neon/smelling antifreeze through me vents when i turn,also i have another thing wrong when i hit bumps sometimes the rear end of the car jutters and wants to swing a bit to the left,could it be a broken spring or maybe the shock is gone? It seems to hit hard sometimes when i hit a hole or a bump in the road,but the shocks still feel stiff and the rear of the car doesnt seem to be sagging or anything and it is still stiff when i push down on the trunk.its not bouncy like when the sprin
Sounds like a snapped or broken spring, you need to get them checked asap as could be dangerous.\015\012As for antifreeze, are you sure you havent put screenwash in recently as this can smell very strongly of Alcohol.\015\012\015\01 ... 1997 Dodge Neon
Rear end feels like it is scooting to the right when I hit bumps
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Rear end How to remove the inside part of the rear end?
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I have a 92 or 94 yamaha timberwolf, it need a new rear end. I can get a 2000 bear tracker for way cheaper than the seperate timberwolf parts. Can i put the rear end from the bear tracker on the timberwolf? everything from the u joint back to the axle.
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There is a central diff(called a TORSEN diff)and yes it has splines on the output shaft.NOW this IS a front wheel drive car that goes into 4wd when traction to the front is compromised(slipping)they are not allowed to call it "quattro"or 4wd as its N ... 1997 Subaru Outback