TRUCK & CAR TAILSHAFTSThe Industrial Rotational Technology Specialists
This can also happen when modifications are made to the vehicle and you can see our “modifying 4WDs” piece from a few months back.
Other possible reasons for a twisted driveshaft are:
When going up a steep hill in the wrong gear
Accelerating too fast from a standstill position
Roll back and switching between clutch and gears too fast
The tube may have had a slight dent, which creates a weak joint