China wholesaler CHINAMFG OEM Ld-8-002 Ld-8-003 Ld-8-005 Ld-8-006 Auto Spare Parts CV Joint Driveshaft Factory for Lada Vaz2108-21099 Granta Largus X-ray Vaz 21807/21809/21827

Product Description

Common faults of the automobile CV JOINTS:
1. Abnormal noise
When turning left and right, there is a “click” sound of metal knocking on 1 side of the wheel. The noise disappears when driving in a straight line. This is a typical failure phenomenon of the CV JOINT.
2. Stuck
When the vehicle is running at high speed, the wheels resonate. It belongs to the lack of lubrication inside the CV JOINT, and the vibration caused by wear and tear during operation.
3. Fracture
After the CV JOINT is worn to a certain extent, the internal bracket is broken, and the transmission function will be lost, so that the vehicle cannot move after the gear is loose and the clutch is released.

The composition of the CV JOINT universal joint:
The composition of the CV JOINT universal joint: 1. Star sleeve (inner raceway); 2. Spherical shell (outer raceway); 3. Steel ball; 4. Clamp; 5.rubber Boot; 6. bracket. CV JOINT constant velocity universal joints can be divided into axially non-telescopic (fixed) CV JOINT universal joints and telescopic CV JOINTS universal joints according to whether the axial direction of the CV JOINT universal joint can move.
Structurally, the internal splines on the inner surface of the star sleeve of the CV JOINT universal joint are connected with the transmission shaft. Its outer surface has 6 arc grooves as the inner raceway of the steel ball, and the outer raceway as the inner surface of the spherical shell. Each of the 6 raceways assembled by the star sleeve and the spherical shell is equipped with a steel ball, and the 6 steel balls are kept on the same level by the cage (CV JOINT). The power is transmitted from the transmission shaft through the steel ball and the spherical shell.
The structural feature of the telescopic CV JOINT universal joint is that the inner wall of the cylindrical shell and the outer surface of the star sleeve adopt cylindrical straight grooves, and the raceway produced by the combination of the 2 adopts steel balls. At the same time, steel balls are also installed in the holes of the CV JOINT. The inner hole of the star sleeve is connected with the input shaft by a spline. This configuration allows movement of the star sleeve in an axial direction corresponding to that of a simple housing.

Materials and technical requirements for main components of HDAG CV JOINTS universal joints:
1. CZPT shell/cylindrical shell: 55#, CF53
1) High-frequency quenching of spline parts to HRC52-58
2) Intermediate frequency quenching of ball hole and ball raceway to HRC58-62
3) Dimensional accuracy and shape tolerance should meet the drawing requirements
4) There should be no cracks in the flaw detection
2. Star sleeve/cage/triple pin: 20CrMnTi
1) Carburizing and quenching – carburizing layer depth 0.7-1.2mm, quenching hardness HRC58-62
2) Dimensional accuracy and shape tolerance should meet the drawing requirements
3) There should be no cracks in the flaw detection
3. Half shaft: 40Cr
1) Carburizing and quenching – carburizing layer depth 0.7-1.2mm, quenching hardness HRC52-58
2) Dimensional accuracy and shape error meet the drawing requirements
3) There should be no cracks in the flaw detection
4. Dust cover: Neoprene CR, thermoplastic polyester elastomer TPEE
5. Clamp: stainless steel 1Cr18Ni9Ti or galvanized steel

Product description
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I. We only do OEM, produce high precisional Auto CV JOINT,Universal Joint,Car CV JOINT INNER OUTER, DRIVE SHAFT, DRIVESHAFT,CV AXLE, JOINT SHAFT ASSEMBLY,CV AXLE JOINT SHAFT, HALF SHAFT, WHEEL BEARING HUB, WHEEL HUB BEARING, WHEEL BEARING, different with other factories

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After-sales Service: Three Years
Condition: New
Color: OEM Standard
Certification: CE, ISO, ISO/Ts16949
Type: Universal Joint
Application Brand: Nissan, Iveco, Toyota, Ford, Lada Mitsubishi FIAT Opel Peugeot Renault Citroen
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Are there any limitations or disadvantages associated with drive shafts?

While drive shafts are widely used and offer several advantages, they also have certain limitations and disadvantages that should be considered. Here’s a detailed explanation of the limitations and disadvantages associated with drive shafts:

1. Length and Misalignment Constraints:

Drive shafts have a maximum practical length due to factors such as material strength, weight considerations, and the need to maintain rigidity and minimize vibrations. Longer drive shafts can be prone to increased bending and torsional deflection, leading to reduced efficiency and potential driveline vibrations. Additionally, drive shafts require proper alignment between the driving and driven components. Misalignment can cause increased wear, vibrations, and premature failure of the drive shaft or its associated components.

2. Limited Operating Angles:

Drive shafts, especially those using U-joints, have limitations on operating angles. U-joints are typically designed to operate within specific angular ranges, and operating beyond these limits can result in reduced efficiency, increased vibrations, and accelerated wear. In applications requiring large operating angles, constant velocity (CV) joints are often used to maintain a constant speed and accommodate greater angles. However, CV joints may introduce higher complexity and cost compared to U-joints.

3. Maintenance Requirements:

Drive shafts require regular maintenance to ensure optimal performance and reliability. This includes periodic inspection, lubrication of joints, and balancing if necessary. Failure to perform routine maintenance can lead to increased wear, vibrations, and potential driveline issues. Maintenance requirements should be considered in terms of time and resources when using drive shafts in various applications.

4. Noise and Vibration:

Drive shafts can generate noise and vibrations, especially at high speeds or when operating at certain resonant frequencies. Imbalances, misalignment, worn joints, or other factors can contribute to increased noise and vibrations. These vibrations may affect the comfort of vehicle occupants, contribute to component fatigue, and require additional measures such as dampers or vibration isolation systems to mitigate their effects.

5. Weight and Space Constraints:

Drive shafts add weight to the overall system, which can be a consideration in weight-sensitive applications, such as automotive or aerospace industries. Additionally, drive shafts require physical space for installation. In compact or tightly packaged equipment or vehicles, accommodating the necessary drive shaft length and clearances can be challenging, requiring careful design and integration considerations.

6. Cost Considerations:

Drive shafts, depending on their design, materials, and manufacturing processes, can involve significant costs. Customized or specialized drive shafts tailored to specific equipment requirements may incur higher expenses. Additionally, incorporating advanced joint configurations, such as CV joints, can add complexity and cost to the drive shaft system.

7. Inherent Power Loss:

Drive shafts transmit power from the driving source to the driven components, but they also introduce some inherent power loss due to friction, bending, and other factors. This power loss can reduce overall system efficiency, particularly in long drive shafts or applications with high torque requirements. It is important to consider power loss when determining the appropriate drive shaft design and specifications.

8. Limited Torque Capacity:

While drive shafts can handle a wide range of torque loads, there are limits to their torque capacity. Exceeding the maximum torque capacity of a drive shaft can lead to premature failure, resulting in downtime and potential damage to other driveline components. It is crucial to select a drive shaft with sufficient torque capacity for the intended application.

Despite these limitations and disadvantages, drive shafts remain a widely used and effective means of power transmission in various industries. Manufacturers continuously work to address these limitations through advancements in materials, design techniques, joint configurations, and balancing processes. By carefully considering the specific application requirements and potential drawbacks, engineers and designers can mitigate the limitations and maximize the benefits of drive shafts in their respective systems.

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How do drive shafts contribute to the efficiency of vehicle propulsion and power transmission?

Drive shafts play a crucial role in the efficiency of vehicle propulsion and power transmission systems. They are responsible for transferring power from the engine or power source to the wheels or driven components. Here’s a detailed explanation of how drive shafts contribute to the efficiency of vehicle propulsion and power transmission:

1. Power Transfer:

Drive shafts transmit power from the engine or power source to the wheels or driven components. By efficiently transferring rotational energy, drive shafts enable the vehicle to move forward or drive the machinery. The design and construction of drive shafts ensure minimal power loss during the transfer process, maximizing the efficiency of power transmission.

2. Torque Conversion:

Drive shafts can convert torque from the engine or power source to the wheels or driven components. Torque conversion is necessary to match the power characteristics of the engine with the requirements of the vehicle or machinery. Drive shafts with appropriate torque conversion capabilities ensure that the power delivered to the wheels is optimized for efficient propulsion and performance.

3. Constant Velocity (CV) Joints:

Many drive shafts incorporate Constant Velocity (CV) joints, which help maintain a constant speed and efficient power transmission, even when the driving and driven components are at different angles. CV joints allow for smooth power transfer and minimize vibration or power losses that may occur due to changing operating angles. By maintaining constant velocity, drive shafts contribute to efficient power transmission and improved overall vehicle performance.

4. Lightweight Construction:

Efficient drive shafts are often designed with lightweight materials, such as aluminum or composite materials. Lightweight construction reduces the rotational mass of the drive shaft, which results in lower inertia and improved efficiency. Reduced rotational mass enables the engine to accelerate and decelerate more quickly, allowing for better fuel efficiency and overall vehicle performance.

5. Minimized Friction:

Efficient drive shafts are engineered to minimize frictional losses during power transmission. They incorporate features such as high-quality bearings, low-friction seals, and proper lubrication to reduce energy losses caused by friction. By minimizing friction, drive shafts enhance power transmission efficiency and maximize the available power for propulsion or operating other machinery.

6. Balanced and Vibration-Free Operation:

Drive shafts undergo dynamic balancing during the manufacturing process to ensure smooth and vibration-free operation. Imbalances in the drive shaft can lead to power losses, increased wear, and vibrations that reduce overall efficiency. By balancing the drive shaft, it can spin evenly, minimizing vibrations and optimizing power transmission efficiency.

7. Maintenance and Regular Inspection:

Proper maintenance and regular inspection of drive shafts are essential for maintaining their efficiency. Regular lubrication, inspection of joints and components, and prompt repair or replacement of worn or damaged parts help ensure optimal power transmission efficiency. Well-maintained drive shafts operate with minimal friction, reduced power losses, and improved overall efficiency.

8. Integration with Efficient Transmission Systems:

Drive shafts work in conjunction with efficient transmission systems, such as manual, automatic, or continuously variable transmissions. These transmissions help optimize power delivery and gear ratios based on driving conditions and vehicle speed. By integrating with efficient transmission systems, drive shafts contribute to the overall efficiency of the vehicle propulsion and power transmission system.

9. Aerodynamic Considerations:

In some cases, drive shafts are designed with aerodynamic considerations in mind. Streamlined drive shafts, often used in high-performance or electric vehicles, minimize drag and air resistance to improve overall vehicle efficiency. By reducing aerodynamic drag, drive shafts contribute to the efficient propulsion and power transmission of the vehicle.

10. Optimized Length and Design:

Drive shafts are designed to have optimal lengths and designs to minimize energy losses. Excessive drive shaft length or improper design can introduce additional rotational mass, increase bending stresses, and result in energy losses. By optimizing the length and design, drive shafts maximize power transmission efficiency and contribute to improved overall vehicle efficiency.

Overall, drive shafts contribute to the efficiency of vehicle propulsion and power transmission through effective power transfer, torque conversion, utilization of CV joints, lightweight construction, minimized friction, balanced operation, regular maintenance, integration with efficient transmission systems, aerodynamic considerations, and optimized length and design. By ensuring efficient power delivery and minimizing energy losses, drive shafts play a significant role in enhancing the overall efficiency and performance of vehicles and machinery.

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What is a drive shaft and how does it function in vehicles and machinery?

A drive shaft, also known as a propeller shaft or prop shaft, is a mechanical component that plays a critical role in transmitting rotational power from the engine to the wheels or other driven components in vehicles and machinery. It is commonly used in various types of vehicles, including cars, trucks, motorcycles, and agricultural or industrial machinery. Here’s a detailed explanation of what a drive shaft is and how it functions:

1. Definition and Construction: A drive shaft is a cylindrical metal tube that connects the engine or power source to the wheels or driven components. It is typically made of steel or aluminum and consists of one or more tubular sections with universal joints (U-joints) at each end. These U-joints allow for angular movement and compensation of misalignment between the engine/transmission and the driven wheels or components.

2. Power Transmission: The primary function of a drive shaft is to transmit rotational power from the engine or power source to the wheels or driven components. In vehicles, the drive shaft connects the transmission or gearbox output shaft to the differential, which then transfers power to the wheels. In machinery, the drive shaft transfers power from the engine or motor to various driven components such as pumps, generators, or other mechanical systems.

3. Torque and Speed: The drive shaft is responsible for transmitting both torque and rotational speed. Torque is the rotational force generated by the engine or power source, while rotational speed is the number of revolutions per minute (RPM). The drive shaft must be capable of transmitting the required torque without excessive twisting or bending and maintaining the desired rotational speed for efficient operation of the driven components.

4. Flexible Coupling: The U-joints on the drive shaft provide a flexible coupling that allows for angular movement and compensation of misalignment between the engine/transmission and the driven wheels or components. As the suspension system of a vehicle moves or the machinery operates on uneven terrain, the drive shaft can adjust its length and angle to accommodate these movements, ensuring smooth power transmission and preventing damage to the drivetrain components.

5. Length and Balance: The length of the drive shaft is determined by the distance between the engine or power source and the driven wheels or components. It should be appropriately sized to ensure proper power transmission and avoid excessive vibrations or bending. Additionally, the drive shaft is carefully balanced to minimize vibrations and rotational imbalances, which can cause discomfort, reduce efficiency, and lead to premature wear of drivetrain components.

6. Safety Considerations: Drive shafts in vehicles and machinery require proper safety measures. In vehicles, drive shafts are often enclosed within a protective tube or housing to prevent contact with moving parts and reduce the risk of injury in the event of a malfunction or failure. Additionally, safety shields or guards are commonly installed around exposed drive shafts in machinery to protect operators from potential hazards associated with rotating components.

7. Maintenance and Inspection: Regular maintenance and inspection of drive shafts are essential to ensure their proper functioning and longevity. This includes checking for signs of wear, damage, or excessive play in the U-joints, inspecting the drive shaft for any cracks or deformations, and lubricating the U-joints as recommended by the manufacturer. Proper maintenance helps prevent failures, ensures optimal performance, and prolongs the service life of the drive shaft.

In summary, a drive shaft is a mechanical component that transmits rotational power from the engine or power source to the wheels or driven components in vehicles and machinery. It functions by providing a rigid connection between the engine/transmission and the driven wheels or components, while also allowing for angular movement and compensation of misalignment through the use of U-joints. The drive shaft plays a crucial role in power transmission, torque and speed delivery, flexible coupling, length and balance considerations, safety, and maintenance requirements. Its proper functioning is essential for the smooth and efficient operation of vehicles and machinery.

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