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1994 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Question: What is the name of the part where the universal joint in the rear called

 

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Reginald Oliver, Newark, NJ, July 16, 2013, 13:54
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I had a loud clinging sound coming from my rear thinking it was my rear universal joint after investigating a lil more i found out it was the housing unit behind my drive shaft whats the name of that part and can it be replaced

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    pushrod July 16, 2013, 14:50
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    It is called a yoke, from the way you described it, yes It can be replaced if need be but you have more problems besides that! Best have a mechanic take a look.

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