Nissan Drive Shaft repair made easy

A fair price in seconds, mechanics you can trust, next-day service at your door

109,500+
Customer Reviews
4.8

Up to 50% cheaper than franchise dealers

Instant fixed price quotes
(no hidden estimates)

Fully vetted & qualified mechanics

1 year parts & repairs warranty

Next day bookings at your home or office

Get your car repaired at your home or office

Expert Nissan Mechanics

70

Total expert Nissan drive shaft repair mechanics

Number of Ratings

30

Total number of drive shaft repair reviews for Nissan bookings

Average Rating

Average user rating for Nissan drive shaft repair bookings

Top Mechanics For Nissan Drive Shaft Repair & Replacements

30 Reviews

Garage in Gloucester, 5 years of experience

S&s car service - 5 years Car service, mechanical repairs Borgwarner- craft engineer - 6 months Diesel pumps, injectors manyfacturing, fault finding

110 Reviews

Garage in Bristol, 15 years of experience

4 years at a BMW specialist and MOT centre. 5 years at a small local company with vehicle recovery work and repairs.

53 Reviews

Garage in Essex, 10 years of experience

10 years over all mechanical experience, 3 of these being in a main dealer. Specialising in lots of various vehicle brands. I can offer meany services with the knowledge, experience and facilities I have suc...

73 Reviews

Garage in Walsall, 25 years of experience

Our experts will ensure that your car is professionally serviced to enable you to enjoy safer driving when you’re on the road.

51 Reviews

Garage in Woking, 8 years of experience

Mobile mechanic service with 8 years workshop experience. Friendly, polite and knowledgeable in all work carried out. All aspects of work carried out from pre-MOT to clutch and cambelt replacement.

20 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Worthing, 24 years of experience

24 years in the trade, from services to engine rebuilds and anything inbetween

34 Reviews

Garage in Pinner, 20 years of experience

We have been operating in Northwest and West London since 2018, providing the best experience to our costumers. We are your go to garage for MOTs, Services, Brakes, Exhaust, Suspension and other repairs. ...

29 Reviews

Garage in Eccleston , 20 years of experience

Here at Appley Bridge Diagnostics Ltd we carry almost every, from basic service work through to vehicle Diagnostics, cambelt kits and chain kits fitted, clutches and gearboxes check out our Facebook page t...

51 Reviews

Garage in Portsmouth, 20 years of experience

With over 25 years of experience, Enterprise MOT’s provides high quality service and peace of mind for all your vehicle repairs, maintenance, and testing needs. Based centrally in Paulsgrove, Portsmouth w...

12 Reviews

Garage in Worthing, 14 years of experience

Adsin Limited – Your car repair specialist. We provide professional car servicing, repairs, diagnostics, body repair and MOT testing to all makes and models – with a focus on friendly and skilled service tha...

254 Reviews

Garage in Sandhurst , 25 years of experience

I started my career at 16 years old at a ford main dealer studying for my qualifications at the same time. Moved from ford and started building cars for films (And in the back ground started as a part tim...

553 Reviews

Garage in Stevenage , 20 years of experience

I began my mechanical career with Peugeot/Citroen where I completed my full apprenticeship and spent 4 years there. I moved to work with Renault for around 3 years before moving to VW/Audi for 4 years. I rel...

121 Reviews

Garage in Potters Bar, 35 years of experience

I have worked as a mechanic for over 35 years. I have experience with all types of vehicles including American models. I also have a lot of experience in motorcycles and vans repairs and servicing . Worked ...

253 Reviews

Garage in Gloucester , 13 years of experience

Bishop autos a local mobile mechanic business set up in 2012 we are a company specialising in the mobile repair, air con and computer diagnostics of today’s vehicles ❄️🥶 we do air con regas services on ...

26 Reviews

Garage in Cleveland , 34 years of experience

DP motors has thirty four years experience in vehicle repairs and only uses quality parts, 98% of work is through recommendation and every job is carried out by myself (Darren) and given the upmost care and...

Frequently asked questions about Nissan 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 Nissan 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 Nissan 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 Nissan?

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 Nissan 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 Nissan?

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 Nissan?

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 Nissan 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 Nissan 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 Nissan drive shaft repair?

Yes, many local garages are able to offer collection and delivery for a drive shaft repair on your Nissan. 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 Nissan.

Can mobile mechanics do Nissan drive shaft repair at my home or office?

Yes, mobile mechanics can do a drive shaft repair at your home or office on your Nissan, 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 Nissan drive shaft repair cost?

The cost for a Nissan drive shaft repair depends on the model of your Nissan. See the averages for different models below. We use industry standard data & millions of data points so you know what you should be paying.

Name Average Cost
Nissan 350Z £1023 Get exact price
Nissan Almera £224 Get exact price
Nissan Almera Tino £206 Get exact price
Nissan Interstar £560 Get exact price
Nissan Juke £617 Get exact price
Nissan Micra £190 Get exact price
Nissan Micra C+C £89 Get exact price
Nissan Murano £1065 Get exact price
Nissan Navara £456 Get exact price
Nissan Note £550 Get exact price
Nissan NV200 £669 Get exact price
Nissan Pathfinder £609 Get exact price
Nissan Pixo £587 Get exact price
Nissan Primastar £290 Get exact price
Nissan Primera £149 Get exact price
Nissan Pulsar £564 Get exact price
Nissan Qashqai £510 Get exact price
Nissan Qashqai+2 £257 Get exact price
Nissan Terrano £165 Get exact price
Nissan Terrano II £296 Get exact price
Nissan Vanette Cargo £354 Get exact price
Nissan X-Trail £376 Get exact price

Average costs for 17 models not shown due to insufficient data. Show ∨

  • Nissan Leaf
  • Nissan Kubistar
  • Nissan 200
  • Nissan NP300
  • Nissan Patrol GR
  • Nissan Sunny
  • Nissan Evalia
  • Nissan Cube
  • Nissan Cabstar
  • Nissan QX
  • Nissan Maxima QX
  • Nissan Tiida
  • Nissan NV400
  • Nissan 370Z
  • Nissan GT-R
  • Nissan Serena
  • Nissan Skyline

Estimates on average repair costs, such as the above results for a drive shaft repair, are based on ClickMechanic's quote data which combines multiple third-party sources. Actual costs may vary. We provide estimates on average 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.

Book a trusted mechanic today

Get an instant quote, then book a vetted mechanic to fix your car at your home or office.

  • Vetted mechanics
  • Save up to 50%
  • Fast online booking

Book repairs for hundreds of makes and faults