Video Shows U-Joint Replacement On A Commercial Truck

June 12, 2017

A new online video, released by SKF, demonstrates how to inspect and replace a rear driveshaft u-joint on a 2017 Freightliner Cascadia truck.

The video – How to install an SKF Heavy Duty U-joint – provides fleet technicians with the details needed to successfully inspect and replace a rear u-joint, say company officials.

It begins by outlining the tools needed. Next is an overview of a detailed inspection. Then comes step-by-step instructions for disassembly and reassembly.

The video is available online at:

SKF ( is a leading OE supplier of drivetrain, engine and wheel end components to car and truck manufacturers around the globe. 

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