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3-Series (E21, E30) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1975-1983 and 1984-1991 line. Specific models: BMW 315, BMW 316, BMW 318, BMW 318i, BMW 320/4, BMW 320i, BMW 320/6, BMW 323i, BMW 320i. E30 Family models include: BMW 325e, BMW 325i, BMW 325is, BMW 325ix.

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Old 07-09-2004, 10:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Has anyone had any luck changing U-Joints on a BMW E30 driveshaft?
Are there any tricks I should know about?
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Old 07-11-2004, 03:49 PM   #2 (permalink)
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as far as i know, it can't be done. Well not properly anyway. I know a guy that has tried and failed and a friend of mine tried to do it by taking it to a machine shop to have it done. It was close, but unbalenced and cuase bad vibrations. Your best bet is to save your pennies and get a whole new driveshaft
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