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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-14-2008, 08:19 PM Thread Starter
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wtf...05 u-joint

Can someone tell me whats up with the new drive shafts

A customer had a 2005 f150 and I call around for a simple joint and part stores are saying cut the shaft ends and its like $120 for a joint

Pretty soon were going to be getting more 05's with u-joint problems so Id like to know more information about them, what joints, whats the years that have this stupid design, ect
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-14-2008, 09:45 PM
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i had a u joint go on my 07 with only 18000 k on it and they ended up replacing the whole drive shaft well driveshafts
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-15-2008, 01:34 PM Thread Starter
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okay someone BS'd me... I took apart the ujoint and put fords $90 joint in and its too the owner was pissed because he would have no truck until we ordered another.

But a $20 ujoint that most fords take 331 fit right in
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