Top Mechanics For Renault Drive Shaft Repair & Replacements
Garage in Leicester , 30 years of experience
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TOM • 19th April 2023
Renault Megane • Driveshaft seal replacement - front / inner right
Garage in Birmingham , 9 years of experience
Mots class 4 5 and 7. All repair work servicing, brakes , tyres , exhaust and clutches.
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...
Mobile mechanic in Tamworth, 10 years of experience
Ive been a mechanic for 10 years im hybrid trained and level 3 trained technician ive worked for a major leading company and decided to run my own business im also mot trained so have a good understanding of...
NICK • 25th September 2022
Renault Scenic • Driveshaft CV joint replacement - front outer / driver side
Garage in Horton, 20 years of experience
Jon owns and operates SMS Autocare and has been running the business for over 15 years in the Slough area. Prior to setting up SMS Autocare Jon completed his apprenticeship and was then a mobile mechanic for...
KATRINA • 26th January 2022
Renault Scenic • Front driveshaft CV joint gaiter replacement - outer right
Garage in West Sussex, 53 years of experience
The Company’s Roadside Assistance brand is now the preferred choice for the South of England and has become synonymous with efficiency, punctuality and courtesy resulting in all the major motoring organisati...
DAVID • 9th July 2021
Renault Clio • Front driveshaft CV joint gaiter replacement - outer left
Garage in Southampton , 20 years of experience
A sole trader with 20 years in the trade - experience working in both independent garages and dealerships. Working on all makes and models from diagnostics to clutches. Offering both mobile and garage-based ...
Garage in Louth, 32 years of experience
Gordons Auto and Electrical services was first created in 1980 by my late Father based in Doncaster. I started Gordons Autos (Southern) in 1990 as a hobby that was growing into a business. It was a part time...
DONNA • 24th August 2019
Renault Grand Scenic • Driveshaft CV joint replacement - front outer / driver side
Garage in Bradford, 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 • 29th January 2018
Garage in Corsham, 10 years of experience
I began my career studying at City of Bristol College to gain my NVQ qualifications. My first role was with All About Bikes in Bristol for over 3 years before moving to Porsche Mode for 12 months then onto a...
Garage in Clacton On Sea, 16 years of experience
It's Paul from Express Auto Services. I began my career at Ford main dealership which is where I completed my apprenticeship and was with the business for over 3 years. I have worked as a technician at nu...
CHRISTOPHER • 1st September 2016
Renault Scenic/Grand Scenic II • Driveshaft replacement - front / driver side
Garage in Amesbury, 19 years of experience
I began my career in Weybridge, Surrey for a number of garages picking up great experience to start me off before moving to the New Malden area for a number of years. Prior to setting-up my own business in 2...
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BRIAN • 7th August 2016
Renault Master II • Front driveshaft CV joint gaiter replacement - outer right
Garage in St. Leonards On Sea, 28 years of experience
Click on "BOOK EDDY" for an INSTANT ONLINE QUOTE. My 28 years as a mechanic began with a trainee apprenticeship in a few firms: Hamilton Engineering in Bexhill-on-Sea, Stagecoach in Leonards-on-Sea & Anchor...
GEORGE • 1st June 2016
Renault Clio II/Clio Campus/Clio Storia • Driveshaft replacement - front / driver side
Garage in Pontypool , 22 years of experience
N V Q 1,2,3 22 years professional experience Hgv fitter NVQ 1,2,3 Been fitting 22 years Got 3 recovery truck and a full kitted service van
JONATHAN • 7th June 2023
Garage in Norwich , 22 years of experience
I have been involved in cars as a designer, engineer and technician for over 22years. I have designed, developed and built bespoke sports cars, motorbikes, Ambulances and race car trailers over these year...
Frequently asked questions about Renault 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 Renault 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 Renault 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 Renault?
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 Renault 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 Renault?
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 Renault?
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 Renault 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 Renault 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 Renault drive shaft repair?
Yes, many local garages are able to offer collection and delivery for a drive shaft repair on your Renault. 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 Renault.
Can mobile mechanics do Renault drive shaft repair at my home or office?
Yes, mobile mechanics can do a drive shaft repair at your home or office on your Renault, 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 Renault drive shaft repair cost?
The cost for a Renault drive shaft repair depends on the model of your Renault. See the averages for different models below. We use industry standard data & millions of data points so you know what you should be paying.
|Renault Captur||£340||Get exact price|
|Renault Clio||£260||Get exact price|
|Renault Espace||£163||Get exact price|
|Renault Grand Espace||£639||Get exact price|
|Renault Grand Modus||£877||Get exact price|
|Renault Grand Scenic||£332||Get exact price|
|Renault Kadjar||£1150||Get exact price|
|Renault Kangoo||£280||Get exact price|
|Renault Koleos||£398||Get exact price|
|Renault Laguna||£364||Get exact price|
|Renault Master||£261||Get exact price|
|Renault Megane||£335||Get exact price|
|Renault Modus||£268||Get exact price|
|Renault Scenic||£383||Get exact price|
|Renault Trafic||£351||Get exact price|
|Renault Twingo||£633||Get exact price|
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- Renault Twizy
- Renault Thalia
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- Renault Sport Spider
- Renault Extra
- Renault Wind Roadster
- Renault Logan
- Renault Logan MCV
- Renault Fluence
- Renault Scenic RX4
- Renault Avantime
- Renault Vel Satis
- Renault Maxity
- Renault Zoe
- Renault Latitude
- Renault Master Propulsion
- Renault Master RWD
- Renault Mascott
- Renault Safrane
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.
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