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Was told I need to have steady bearing replaced, the mechanic didnt know if this could be done or if I need a whole new driveshaft! I thought this driveshaft was almost indestructible..Need advice

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  • bestmomma_3 Jul 20, 2010

    He said the rubber bushing was worn out, and the way it is built is not with the normal easy u-joints, its a different set up. They only indication I had that something was not right is it would feel like a clunk or jump when accelerating from a stop...thats why I thought u-joint. It seems to come from the rear of the car. (2003 Mitsubishi Outlander)

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Ive replaced on fords and chevys dont see whay it cant be done on that vehicle. does it vibrate? is the rubber bushing around it worn out? make funny sounds?

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