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#1 (permalink) Old 01-07-2008, 11:07 PM
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Driveshaft squeek

I just started getting a sqeak sound from my u joint. only happens when starting out not at speed. is there anyway to lube this? car is a 1993 325is shaft was replaced about 16 months ago and 10000 miles any help would be great Thanks
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OK did a little more under car research. It is not the driveshaft but actually the support for the rear diff. If you hit that piece with your hand it squeaks. do not know where it is coming from yet maybe a bad rubber mount
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yeah common problem.. ? do you hear i clunk/thump when you revese or drive on when you give it gas....

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no not at all. just a squeak really gets annoying any ideas to fix?
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if it is the diff mount... replacement.... thats all you can do.... O take you old one out at inspect it.....

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