Propeller Shaft

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PRECAUTIONS PR-2

TROUBLESHOOTING PR-2

PROPELLER SHAFT PR-3

PRECAUTIONS

1. As the universal joint is a non-disassembly type, the propeller shaft or intermediate shaft must be replaced as an assembly in event of universal joint trouble.

2. Be careful not to grip the propeller shaft tube too tightly in the vise as this will cause deformation.

TROUBLESHOOTING

Problem

Possible cause

Remedy

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Noise

Sleeve yoke spline worn

Replace intermediate shaft

PR-4

Center bearing worn

Replace center bearing

PR-4

Spider bearing worn or stuck

Replace intermediate shaft or propeller shaft

PR-4

Vibration

Propeller shaft runout

Replace propeller shaft

PR-4

Propeller shaft unbalance

Balance propeller shaft

PR-4

Transmission extension housing rear bushing worn

Replace bushing

MT-15

Sleeve yoke spline stuck

Replace intermediate shaft

COMPONENTS

Propeller Shaft Center Bearing Tacom

Center Bearing Flange

Propeller Shaft

Sleeve Yoke

Intermediate Shaft kg-cm (ft-lb, N-m)| : Specified torque t Non-reusable part

Toyota Supra Propellorshaft

REMOVAL OF PROPELLER SHAFT

1. DISCONNECT PROPELLER SHAFT FLANGE FROM FLANGE ON DIFFERENTIAL

(a) Place matchmarks on the flanges.

(b) 'Remove the four bolts and nuts.

Toyota Celica Propeller Shaft

REMOVE CENTER SUPPORT BEARING FROM BODY

REMOVE PROPELLER SHAFT

(a) Remove the center bearing mounting bolts, {b) Pull out the propeller shaft from the transmission, (c) Insert SST in the transmission to prevent oil leakage. SST 09325-20010

DISASSEMBLY OF PROPELLER SHAFT

1. SEPARATE PROPELLER SHAFT AND INTERMEDIATE SHAFT

(a) Place matchmarks on the flanges.

(b) Remove the four bolts and nuts.

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2. REMOVE CENTER SUPPORT BEARING FROM INTERMEDIATE SHAFT

(a) Using a hammer and chisel, loosen the staked part of the nut.

(b) Using SST to hold the flange, remove the nut. SST 09330 00021

(c) Place alignment marks on the flange or yoke and shaft.

Check Prop Shaft

(d) Clamp the flange or yoke ¡n a vise and tap off the shaft.

Celica Supra Mk2 Rear Suspension

Marks

INSPECTION OF PROPELLER SHAFT COMPONENTS

1. INSPECT PROPELLER AND INTERMEDIATE SHAFTS FOR DAMAGE OR RUNOUT

If shaft runout is greater than maximum, replace the shaft. Maximum runout: 0.8 mm (0.031 in.)

Toyota Celica Propeller Shaft

2. INSPECT SPIDER BEARINGS

(a) Inspect the spider bearings for wear or damage.

(b) Check the spider bearing axial play by turning the yoke while holding the shaft tightly.

If necessary, replace the propeller shaft.

Toyota Supra Propellorshaft

3. INSPECT CENTER SUPPORT BEARING FOR WEAR OR DAMAGE

Check that the bearing turns freely.

If the bearing is damaged, worn, or does not turn freely, replace it.

ASSEMBLY OF PROPELLER SHAFT

NOTE: If replacing either the center flange or intermediate shaft, reassemble them so that the front yoke of the intermediate shaft and the rear yoke of the propeller shaft are facing in the same direction shown in the figure below.

Front

Flange For 2000 Toyota Echo

2. INSTALL FLANGE ON INTERMEDIATE SHAFT

(a) Coat the splines of the intermediate shaft with MP grease.

(b) Align the matchmarks and install the flange to the intermediate shaft.

Front

1. INSTALL CENTER SUPPORT BEARING ON INTERMEDIATE SHAFT

NOTE: Install the center support bearing with the cutout toward the rear.

Propeller Shaft Repair

(c) Using SST to hold the flange, press the bearing into position by tightening down a new nut.

SST 09330 00021

(e) Torque the nut again.

Toyota Supra Mk2 Front Strut Removal

(f) Using a hammer and punch, stake the nut.

Prop Shaft Repairs

3. INSTALL PROPELLER SHAFT

(a) Align the marks on the flanges and connect the flanges with four bolts and nuts.

(b) Torque the bolts and nuts. Torque: 430 kg-cm (31 ft-lb, 42 N m)

SST

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INSTALLATION OF PROPELLER SHAFT

1. INSERT YOKE IN TRANSMISSION

(a) Remove SST from the transmission. SST 09325-20010

Prop Shaft Repairs

Marks

(b) Push the yoke into the transmission.

2. CONNECT PROPELLER SHAFT FLANGE TO COMPANION FLANGE ON DIFFERENTIAL

(a) Align the marks on the flanges and connect the flanges with four bolts and nuts.

(b) Torque the bolts and nuts. Torque: 430 kg-cm (31 ft lb, 42 Nm)

3. CONNECT CENTER SUPPORT BEARING TO BODY

(a) Place a height spacer between the body and center support bearing, and install the two mounting bolts finger tight.

NOTE: Some vehicles do not have a spacer. In this case, it is not necessary to insert one.

Front

-Bracket Center Line

Center of Center Bearing

(b) Check that the bearing bracket is at right angle to the propeller shaft. Adjust the bracket if necessary.

(c) Check that the center line of the center bearing is set to the center line of the bracket when the vehicle is in a no-load condition. Adjust the bracket if necessary.

(d) Torque the mounting bolts.

Toyota Supra Mk2 Front Strut Removal

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Toyota Celica Propeller Shaft

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