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Author Topic: 04 Mk 2 Drive shaft replacement  (Read 2791 times)

Offline Frenchmicky

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04 Mk 2 Drive shaft replacement
« on: February 13, 2013, 09:16:32 AM »
Is it possible to remove complete drive shaft by disconnecting from gearbox end without having to release ball joints etc?

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Re: 04 Mk 2 Drive shaft replacement
« Reply #1 on: February 13, 2013, 11:53:07 AM »
The O/S one can be removed like that, steering needs to be on full R/H lock.
The N/S you will need to release the ball joint.
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Re: 04 Mk 2 Drive shaft replacement
« Reply #2 on: February 13, 2013, 01:42:20 PM »
Both sides can be done without disturbing the ball joints but the N/S will only come out one way and finding that angle and position was more work then just separating the joint!
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Re: 04 Mk 2 Drive shaft replacement
« Reply #3 on: March 07, 2013, 01:07:46 AM »
Changed o/s drive shaft under an hour to do. Cost of replacement only £33 online with 2 year warranty. Thanks for input  ;)

 

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