Top Mechanics For Land Rover Drive Shaft Repair & Replacements
Garage in London, 9 years of experience
We are well established and come with a great reputation. Furthermore, we offer excellent advice and experience on vehicle maintenance and repairs. Our friendly staff will go the extra mile to guarantee that...
JULIAN • 22nd August 2022
Land Rover Freelander • Additional work following previous booking
Garage in Canvey Island , 16 years of experience
I done my apprenticeship at bates BMW main dealer. Since then I have worked at Independent garages. I have since decided to go out on my own as a Mobile Mechanic. I am able to offer a wide range of repairs i...
BRADLEY • 17th March 2022
Land Rover Range Rover Sport • Additional work following previous booking
Garage in Wrexham, 25 years of experience
AVS are the on-site servicing and repair experts, we are main dealer trained technicians to ensure quality of work , we come to you at home or work, Avs will protect your warranty by using genuine parts and...
CHRISTOPHER • 21st June 2021
Land Rover Freelander 2 • Driveshaft replacement - front / driver side
Garage in Teynham, 27 years of experience
Our team of hard working mechanics have many years of experience in the motor industry - this means that your vehicle will be left in good hands at our garage. We have excellent facilities that have the late...
MARK • 20th April 2021
Land Rover Discovery 4 • Front driveshaft CV joint gaiter replacement - inner left
Garage in Leeds, 20 years of experience
We are a local garage that offer everything from remapping, Servicing, repairs, maintenance, exhausts, clutches, brakes, welding, alloy wheel refurb, wheel recolours, MOT's and much more and also as well as ...
SAMUEL • 11th May 2020
Land Rover Range Rover Sport • Driveshaft replacement - front / passenger side
Garage in Bridgwater, 15 years of experience
Starting my apprenticeship at Renault I then moved to a local independent garage where I spent 11 years building my mechanical knowledge. I then made the transition to self-employed were I offer a mobile ser...
PAUL • 17th February 2019
Land Rover Range Rover Sport • Front driveshaft CV joint gaiter replacement - inner left
Garage in Welwyn Garden City, 7 years of experience
Collect Service Go has been operating since March 2016 and specialises in Servicing and MOT’s along with many other services ranging from repairs, diagnostics, brakes, tyres and more. Our fully qualified ...
Garage in Woking, 12 years of experience
I started my career with Kwik-Fit when I was 16 for a number of years understanding the trade. I moved to work for a few independent garages for around 4 years before working with Vauxhall for 3 years and su...
Garage in London, 14 years of experience
Looking for a reliable, trustworthy garage? Then you've come to the right place Blenheim Motors Ltd is an independent company, established in 2005 in London SE15. We are located in Peckham and serve all t...
JO • 24th March 2023
Vauxhall Corsa • Radiator replacement
Garage in Surrey, 7 years of experience
Based in South London. Full Diagnostic, programming, coding, servicing, repairs on all makes. <a href='https://www.clickmechanic.com/' title='ClickMechanic'><img width='250' src='https://badges.clickme...
Mot and full serviced carried out and feedback given and happy with outcome.”
JANINNE • 24th March 2023
SEAT Ibiza • MOT with collection & delivery
Garage in Luton , 8 years of experience
Qualified mobile mechanic with 8 years of experience working on various makes and models of cars. Specialising in VW/Audi brand
JAMIE • 24th March 2023
Mazda Mazda2 • Fan belt replacement
Garage in Biggleswade, 18 years of experience
Mechanic Custom exhaust fabricator Vehicle tuning specialist Vehicle diagnostic specialist
Garage in Gainsborough, 14 years of experience
Mechanic of 14 years now set up on my own doing repairs at your chosen address and also doing roadside breakdowns.
Garage in Birmingham, 21 years of experience
I have over 2 decades of experience in the motor industry..
LUKE • 24th March 2023
Jaguar F-PACE • Basic Pre-purchase Inspection
Garage in Bedford, 30 years of experience
I started working on cars with my father (who is a elctro/mechanical engineer) at age 11. When I left school I did an apprenticeship with Ford and worked with Ford for six years. I then moved onto an indepen...
Very professional and helpful.
Car was finished within the time frame he gave me.
All parts that were changed were available to view.
Would definitely recommend him and will use him for any further works needed.”
RACHEL • 24th March 2023
Vauxhall Tigra • Clutch replacement
Frequently asked questions about Land Rover drive shaft repair & replacements
Read our answers to questions about drive shaft repair costs, symptoms and more.
What does a drive shaft replacement on my Land Rover involve?
- The mechanic will jack the car safely.
- The mechanic will inspect the drive shaft.
- If necessary the mechanic will replace the faulty driveshaft
- The mechanic will advise if other components need to be replaced.
- The mechanic will re-check the drive assembly and test drive the car.
- If necessary, the mechanic will make adjustments.
What are the symptoms of a bad Land Rover drive shaft?
- When the car vibrates whilst driving, noticeable through the steering wheel.
- When there is a thudding or clunking noise coming from underneath or the back of the car.
- When there is a squeaking noise coming from underneath or the back of the car.
- When the car does not move at all.
How long does it take to replace a driveshaft on my Land Rover?
A drive shaft replacement typically takes 1 hour, but can take less or more time. Ultimately, the time that the job will take depends on a range of factors. For example, your vehicle's make and model, year, as well as other factors. Select your car at the top of this page for information on job time and cost for your vehicle through ClickMechanic.
When should Land Rover drive shaft be replaced?
While the driveshaft itself is usually not prone to wear over time and there is no set lifespan, it can get damaged. Usually due to an accident or because the shaft was damaged will driving over a bump or through a pothole. In many cases like this the car becomes practically undriveable with severe knocking noises.
Addressing issues with the drive shaft timely and professionally is key to prevent further, more expensive, damage to the car. Should you experience problems with driveshaft then it is advisable to have it inspected and, if necessary, have the driveshaft replaced. Always service the driveshaft as and when stipulated in the guidelines set out by your car's manufacturer.
How much does it cost to replace a prop shaft on Land Rover?
The cost for a prop shaft replacement depends on your car and what parts your car's manufacturer recommends using for the replacement. Furthermore it will also depend on your location.
What happens when your drive shaft goes out on my Land Rover?
When your driveshaft goes out or fails you will hear a loud grinding or clunking noise as the driveshaft breaks. It can lead to the wheels no longer turning properly and a loss of control of the car. It will very likely also lead to further damage to the suspension and drivetrain.
It's important to get your driveshafts checked periodically and address any issues.
What causes Land Rover a driveshaft to break?
A drive shaft must rotate extremely fast to do its job, so it must stay weighted down and balanced precisely. If the car is backed up into another object, the impact can disrupt this balance and cause the drive shaft to break. Sometimes even hitting a curb too abruptly can break the drive shaft.
Lack of lubrication can sometimes also cause damage to the driveshaft and its related components.
What is the average lifespan of Land Rover driveshafts?
You can usually expect it to last 70,000 miles or even the entire lifetime of a car in an ideal situation. How long the drive shaft lasts depends a lot on driving habits, vehicle modifications and other external factors.
Can local garages offer home collection and delivery for Land Rover drive shaft repair?
Yes, many local garages are able to offer collection and delivery for a drive shaft repair on your Land Rover. With ClickMechanic collection & delivery is free if your vehicle is drivable. Once booked a mechanic will pick up the vehicle on the day and time of your choice, do the work, and return the vehicle at a time convenient to you. Simply enter your vehicle registration number and postcode to get an upfront price for a drive shaft repair on your Land Rover.
Can mobile mechanics do Land Rover drive shaft repair at my home or office?
Yes, mobile mechanics can do a drive shaft repair at your home or office on your Land Rover, provided there is a safe and sufficient space to conduct the repair or replacement. With ClickMechanic, once booked for a date and time of your choice, your booking will be offered to vetted mobile mechanics in your area.
How much does a Land Rover drive shaft repair cost?
The cost for a Land Rover drive shaft repair depends on the model of your Land Rover. See the averages for different models below. We use industry standard data & millions of data points so you know what you should be paying.
We have quotes for 9 model ranges for Land Rover , Drive Shaft Repair.
|Land Rover Defender||£363||Get exact price|
|Land Rover Discovery||£98||Get exact price|
|Land Rover Discovery 3||£374||Get exact price|
|Land Rover Discovery 4||£447||Get exact price|
|Land Rover Freelander||£263||Get exact price|
|Land Rover Freelander 2||£608||Get exact price|
|Land Rover Range Rover||£518||Get exact price|
|Land Rover Range Rover Evoque||£438||Get exact price|
|Land Rover Range Rover Sport||£382||Get exact price|
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- Land Rover Discovery Sport
Estimates on repair costs, such as the above results for a drive shaft repair, are created by combining data from multiple third-party sources. The actual cost of using your local repair providers may be outside of the estimated range. We provide estimates on repair costs for information only and accept no liability for any inaccuracies or errors. If you think an estimate is incorrect, please contact us to let us know.
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Mechanics that work on Land Rovers
- Darlington Motor Vehicle Services Ltd, Darlington
- Ellis Auto And Electrical, Bracknell
- F&M Autocare, Willand
- R.V. Motors Ltd, London
- Rollinson Autosolutions Ltd, Grantham
- Rs Autos, Hounslow
- S Y Motors Ltd., Balsall Heath, Birmingham
- Sanu Mobile Mechanic, Bromley
- Sham's Autos, Birmingham
Recent Land Rover Drive Shaft repair quotes
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