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Understanding Intermediate Shafts: What are they… and what do they do?

A Historical Look In the 1980’s the OE manufacturers where quickly transitioning to predominantly front wheel drive platforms. Front wheel drive vehicles incorporate a transverse engine mount design where the engine is mounted sideways, resulting in the left and right CV axles to be different lengths. Back then, the engines only produced a 100 to

TrakMotive Personnel Recognized at ACPN Conference

TrakMotive’s Ryan DeVoe and Paul Arena were recently recognized at the 2024 ACPN Conference in Chicago.

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Lifted Truck and Off-Road Applications Create Can Dramatically Affect CV Axle Life and Performance

When lifting a vehicle, modifications are made to the suspension so that bigger tires can be installed and to provide more clearance under the vehicle for off-road driving. This means the frame and body will be moved up and away from the wheels, which causes the CV axle angles to become extreme, often causing binding,

OE CV Axle Trends for Today’s More Demanding Drivetrains

Today’s vehicle drivetrain systems are far more complex and powerful than ever before. So, you want to make sure you choose a replacement axle that matches the original OE design attributes to ensure proper performance and durability. Avoid installing an inferior axle based on price only, that may not perform properly or worse yet, fail

New Monobloc OE CV Axle Technology Greatly Reduces NVH

Today’s vehicle drivetrain systems are far more complex and powerful than ever before. So, you want to make sure you choose a replacement axle that matches the original OE design attributes to ensure proper performance and durability. Avoid installing an inferior axle based on price only, that may not perform properly or worse yet, fail

OE CV Axle Trends for Today’s More Demanding Drivetrains

Today’s vehicle drivetrain systems are far more complex and powerful than ever before. So, you want to make sure you choose a replacement axle that matches the original OE design attributes to ensure proper performance and durability. Avoid installing an inferior axle based on price only, that may not perform properly or worse yet, fail

TrakMotive Introduces 134 New Numbers

The new part numbers include automotive CV axles, ATV CV axles, intermediate shafts and drive shafts.

OE CV Axle Trends for Today’s More Demanding Drivetrains

Today’s vehicle drivetrain systems are far more complex and powerful than ever before. So, you want to make sure you choose a replacement axle that matches the original OE design attributes to ensure proper performance and durability. Avoid installing an inferior axle based on price only, which may not perform properly or worse yet, fail

TrakMotive Announces Sponsorship With Brenton Productions

TrakMotive will be featured in select episodes of the Truck U, Two Guys Garage and Car Fix cable TV shows.

TrakMotive Introduces 16 New Driveshaft Assemblies

The new SKUs provide more than 5 million application opportunities.

TrakMotive Introduces CV Axles For The Arctic Cat Wildcat XX

Available in both OE replacement and heavy-duty versions, these axles are in stock and ready to ship.

TrakMotive Introduces New CV Axles For Yamaha Wolverine X2, X4

These OE replacement axles are in stock and ready to ship.