do i drop the rear end to take to drive shaft out? im stuck
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2002 BMW 525i
Question: i have a 525i 2.5 5speed im changing my clutch
Answer #1Camster January 07, 2012, 15:26Technician
No experience with a BMWer,but with most cars you just unbolt the rear U joint,drop it from the rear end, and pull the driveshaft from the trnasmission.The rear end shouldn't be involved.
Answer #2MarkertMotorWorks from Markert Motor Works, January 07, 2012, 16:35Enthusiast
Nope. Leave the diff in.
Answer #3patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, January 07, 2012, 19:29Master
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