TrakMotive Archives - Brake & Front End
Extreme Weather Conditions Can Affect CV Axle Performance

Extreme weather and rugged conditions can be tough on today’s vehicles. This is especially true with work vehicles that are required to operate in even the worst environmental conditions. OE style CV axles function well in normal conditions but can be subject to premature failure due to extreme cold, heat and rugged conditions.  TrakMotive A

Proper Procedures for Removing and Reinstalling a Drive Shaft

Joe Keene covers the proper way to remove and reinstall a driveshaft. This video is sponsored by TrakMotive.

Lifted Truck and Off-Road Applications Create Can Dramatically Affect CV Axle Life and Performance

When lifting a vehicle, modifications are made to the suspension so that bigger tires can be installed and to provide more clearance under the vehicle for off-road driving. This means the frame and body will be moved up and away from the wheels, which causes the CV axle angles to become extreme, often causing binding,

TrakMotive HD Xtreme CV Axles (VIDEO)

The HD Xtreme CV Axle program is specifically designed to handle the most extreme environments. Sponsored by TrakMotive.

VIDEO: CV Axle Design

Avoid installing an inferior axle based on price only. This video is sponsored by TrakMotive.

TrakMotive Introduces 16 New Driveshaft Assemblies

The new SKUs provide more than 5 million application opportunities.

VIDEO: Intermediate Shaft Replacement And Diagnostics

Intermediate shafts represent a significant service opportunity for your shop. This video is sponsored by TrakMotive.

TrakMotive Introduces 187 New Numbers

The new part numbers include automotive CV axles, ATV CV axles, drive shafts and one intermediate shaft.

VIDEO: Symptoms Of A Worn Or Failing Driveshaft

When a driveshaft is worn out or damaged, there are two common symptoms. This video is sponsored by TrakMotive.

TrakMotive Introduces 87 New Numbers

New numbers cover over 17.4 million part opportunities.

VIDEO: Ball Joints And Shaft Damage

Explore repair options for failed lower ball joints on front wheel drive vehicles. This video is sponsored by TrakMotive.

VIDEO: Diagnosing Drivetrain Stabilization

The angles of the universal and cardan joints on a driveshaft have a limited range of motion. If the angle of the pinion, transmission or axle exceed the specifications, it can result in noise and damage to the drivetrain. Andrew Markel shows how a worn motor mount or damaged axle can result in a customer noise compliant. Sponsored by TrakMotive.