Top Mechanics For Drive Shaft Repair & Replacements in North Yorkshire
Mobile mechanic in North Yorkshire, 14 years of experience
I am a dealership trained technician with over 14 years experience, so it's like brining the dealership quality to your door step. I have knowledge of many different makes and models of vehicles through my d...
Garage in North Yorkshire, 10 years of experience
10 years experience as a mechanic, competent in all aspects of vehicle maintenance and repair. STAR MOTORS cater for all makes/models & repairs but specialises in fast-fit work like Servicing, diagnostics...
Garage in North Yorkshire, 38 years of experience
As a business, GLS Autocare has invested heavily in purchasing the latest repair and diagnostic equipment. This is to ensure that they offer only the highest quality of service to their loyal customer base. ...
Garage in North Yorkshire, 12 years of experience
Moor Lane Motors is a family owned garage with years of experience in the motor trade. At Moor Lane motors we offer a range of services to our customers which includes; -Services & Repairs -MOTs -Brakes ...
I’ve booked in to replace a driveshaft CV joint last evening and the team accepted my request within few hours. Usually I need to wait at-least 4 business days to get an appointment elsewhere where I got my appointment very next day itself.
I have been provided with constant updates before collecting the vehicle and while servicing by emails / calls. The team has fixed the issue in no matter of time and I got my vehicle all ready within few hours.
Overall I am a happy with their service and their professionalism and I am happy to recommend this wonderful team for anyone who wants professional vehicle service in much lesser price when compared to other places.
Thanks to the entire team and I will definitely visit again for all my future services/MOT with your team going forward.”
NAGANATHAN, England • 30th April 2021
Audi A3 • Driveshaft CV joint replacement - front outer / passenger side
Mobile mechanic in North Yorkshire, 15 years of experience
15 years experience as a mechanic, 9 years spent as a commercial vehicle technician at ford. competent in all aspects of vehicle maintenance and repair including diagnostics.
REBECCA, LEEDS • 10th February 2021
Ford Focus CC • Front driveshaft CV joint gaiter replacement - inner left
Garage in North Yorkshire, 40 years of experience
I began my career in 1972 with my apprenticeship which was with Westgate Motors a Austin Morris main dealer where I was for 6 years. I moved out of trade for a short period as a change into building trade. I...
Garage in North Yorkshire, 21 years of experience
Hi, I have been in the motor industry for 21years! And i have experience in both main dealer and non franchised garages on both petrol and diesel vehicles, I do everything from clutches timing belts to hybr...
Garage in North Yorkshire, 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, Batley • 11th May 2020
Land Rover Range Rover Sport • Driveshaft replacement - front / passenger side
Garage in North Yorkshire, 19 years of experience
Richard Street Garage situated on Leeds Road, Bradford, provides efficient, value-for-money servicing for all makes and models of cars and light vans in the Bradford, Shipley and Leeds area. We are also an M...
ALAN, Leeds • 29th January 2018
Garage in North Yorkshire, 11 years of experience
I completed my apprenticeship at Porsche and spent 3 great years there before moving to a body-shop in Leeds for 2 years before deciding to move into teaching for a year and taught mechanical studies in Leed...
COLIN, Leeds • 6th October 2015
Volvo S40 • Front driveshaft CV joint gaiter replacement - both right
Garage serving North Yorkshire, 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...
RACHEL, REDCAR AND CLEVELAND (OBSOLETE) • 14th June 2022
Nissan Micra • Front driveshaft CV joint gaiter replacement - outer right
Garage serving North Yorkshire, 8 years of experience
Heywood Auto Clinic Ltd is a family run MOT service station. We strive to provide a professional honest and reliable service to all of our new and existing customers. We care about you and will take good car...
LIAM, Rawtenstall • 28th September 2019
Hyundai i10 • Front driveshaft CV joint gaiter replacement - outer left
Garage serving North Yorkshire, 40 years of experience
I completed my apprenticeship in the family business in Cumbria back in 1974 and worked in the business right up until 2002 in various roles such as heavy goods driver, I also became a partner in the busines...
Mobile mechanic serving North Yorkshire, 15 years of experience
Having done my apprenticeship in an independent garage for 5 years then spending the Last year of the apprenticeship at Volkswagen and spent 7 years thereafter. Left VW for Peugeot then BMW for couple years....
Garage serving North Yorkshire, 10 years of experience
I've been a mobile mechanic 3 years now. Previously worked for major dealerships as a master technician. No job is too big for me
KEVIN, Doncaster • 19th December 2022
Volvo V50 • Additional work following previous booking
Frequently asked questions about drive shaft repair & replacements in North Yorkshire
Read our answers to questions about drive shaft repair costs, symptoms and more.
What does a drive shaft replacement in North Yorkshire 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 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 in North Yorkshire?
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 a 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 in North Yorkshire?
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.
Is a worn drive shaft an MOT failure?
Yes, a worn drive shaft can lead to an MOT failure if one its component checked during the MOT has an issue. For example, vehicles often fail their MOT on the CV joint section of the driveshaft, or indeed the CV boots.
What happens when your drive shaft goes out?
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.
Can North Yorkshire garages offer home collection and delivery for drive shaft repair?
Yes, many garages in North Yorkshire are able to offer collection and delivery for a drive shaft repair. 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 in North Yorkshire.
Can North Yorkshire mobile mechanics do drive shaft repair at my home or office?
Yes, North Yorkshire mobile mechanics can do a drive shaft repair at your home or office, 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.
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Mechanics in and around North Yorkshire
- Dean Clark Mobile Mechanic, Ripon
- M L Autos, Thirsk
Recent Drive Shaft repair quotes in North Yorkshire
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