We offer a wide variety of services for drivelines & drive shafts including foreign and domestic vehicles, farm equipment,
and semis. We also are one of the only ones in the Kalamazoo Michigan area with a driveshaft balancer onsite.
Drive Shaft Services
We are here for those who need assistance with their drive shafts in Kalamazoo Michigan and the surrounding greater Kalamazoo area. Contact us directly with questions comments or concerns about your driveshaft needs.
Drive shaft repair, replacement, & Manufacturing for trucks, cars, semis, farm equipment, & jeeps.
Please check our image on how to measure your drive shaft if you are in need of services. This will help ensure we get things done correctly to spec. Thank You !
Drive Shaft Repair
The driveshaft transmits the power created by the engine, that goes to the front, rear, or front and rear of the vehicle. The car that the driver owns will determine the drive shaft repair of the vehicle when needed. For instance, a four wheel drive vehicle may have two driveshafts, which means that the driver may only need one driveshaft replaced. A vehicle that underwent height modification will run at a greater rick of needing to have its drive shaft repaired.
Depending on what needs to be done, having a mechanic perform a drive shaft repair is relatively inexpensive. Because of how different vehicles are, there really is not an average price for a drive shaft repair. Different dealers as well as shops will charge differently for labor and parts. Repairs to these devices are crucial to how the vehicle runs, and how reliable it is for the driver as well. Many can find a mechanic to perform the repairs fairly easily. Many big mechanical companies are qualified for these repairs, so drivers who need this service will be on their way in no time. They can also answer any questions drivers may have about the drive shaft, how it functions, and why it is so crucial to the vehicle.
Drive Shaft Replacement
The drive shaft is crucial to how the vehicle functions. What it does, is it transmits the power that is created by the engine to the front, rear, or front and rear of the vehicle. Basically it makes sure the wheels turn and the vehicle is driving the way in which it was intended. It is recommended that when the car goes in to a dealer or a mechanic shop for a major service, that drivers should make sure all U-joints are lubricated. Having this done will extend the life of a driveshaft in the vehicle. The common symptoms that drivers should be aware of are important. When drivers identify these symptoms, they should seriously consider taking their vehicle in to get a drive shaft replacement. The symptoms are: a clunking noise when you accelerate or shift between drive and reverse, a vibration when driving, and/or a squeaking noise while driving.
When taking your car in for a drive shaft replacement, many mechanics will explain why this service is extremely important. It will save the vehicle from doing double duty when the car is functioning, thus saving the car from an early retirement. Vehicle owners may be able to find a how-to tutorial about the steps they need to take to perform a drive shaft replacement themselves, however, it is extremely recommended that they take the car into their local mechanic shop. Since the drive shaft is an important device for the functionality of the vehicle, it is crucial it is replaced correctly.
Drive Shaft Manufacturing
The drive shaft in the vehicle is crucial to how the car functions. It sends the power from the engine to the wheels, allowing them to turn and operate in the way they are supposed to. It is a small device that contains a lot of power, and controls how reliable the vehicle is, and ultimately has a hand in how long the vehicle will last the owner. The drive shaft manufacturing is a very intricate process, which makes sense since the drive shaft is a very important part of the vehicle.
Vehicle owners may be able to acquire one from a junk yard and size it down to fit the vehicle. Doing it by yourself is not recommended, however. Drive shaft manufacturing should be left to a professional to ensure proper functionality. There are many companies that create their own, and many sell for a low price. Vehicle drivers could also speak to their local technician and talk through options regarding the drive shaft. They will also have the most accurate information about what size and shape is needed to be installed into the certain vehicle. They may be able to manufacture a drive shaft for you right there in the shop as well.
Drive Shaft Replacement
Slip Yoke Replacement
Drive Shaft Services
Leaf Spring Replacement
Axle Shaft Replacement
Lift Kit Installations
Contact us for driveline services or replacement in Kalamazoo Michigan and get your drive shaft issues or other driveline components taken care of by someone who has been in business in the Kalamazoo area for over 50 years.