What Causes U-Joint Failure?

When a u-joint fails, it can cause a vehicle to lose control and leave the driver stranded. There are potentially many other undesirable consequences. This is why understanding what causes u-joint failure is important for safe driving.

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When Should U-Joints Be Replaced?

Under normal circumstances, u-joints last a long time. Some even last the lifetime of the vehicle. But sometimes a u-joint can fail unexpectedly. When that happens, you have to replace it ASAP. Neglecting to replace a failed u-joint will likely result in serious issues such as:

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Wheel Bearing Preload And Load Paths

When you replace a wheel bearing, sometimes you need to preload the new bearing. This video explains what it means to preload a wheel bearing and why it’s important to check the vehicle’s wheel alignment too:

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Educating Customers On Timing Belt Tensioner Replacement

The timing belt tensioner is a part only a few customers know about. So when customers find out that their timing belt tensioner needs replacing, they may get confused or skeptical. Some may even refuse a timing belt tensioner replacement. It’s simply because they don’t know enough about it. That kind of negligence will be…

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Anticipate Summer Auto Part Repairs And Replacement

Winter weather is notorious for imposing hardships on certain car parts, such as wheel hub assemblies. Summer is right around the corner. That means you don’t have to worry about dealing with weather-related car issues until next winter, right?

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Avoid These 4 Mistakes When Installing A Fuel Pump

A surefire way to reduce comebacks is to install a part the right way the first time. It’s not easy to replace a fuel pump, but avoiding the most common mistakes will help the job go much more smoothly. Even the most experienced techs can make mistakes on a fuel pump replacement.

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Tips To Maximize Fuel Pump Lifespan

A quality fuel pump lasts 100,000 miles or more. Fuel pumps aren’t cheap to replace, so it’s worth taking a few measures to prolong the lifespan of your fuel pump. Here are 4 good ways to ensure that your fuel pump lasts as long as possible:

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