Category Archives: Driveshaft

Driveshafts 101: What You Need To Know

All automobiles have a driveshaft. This is the piece of equipment that transfers the energy created by the energy into the force that drives the wheels. It’s actually a very simple device. The driveshaft looks like a simple cylinder. What … Continue reading

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Rocky Mountain Driveline Profiled in Parts & People

Rocky Mountian Driveline is profiled in the pages of Parts & People. Owner, Scott Farley, discusses their growth and continued success in the CV axle and driveshaft industry. Get to know the Farleys and take a closer look inside Denver’s … Continue reading

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Common Issues With CV Axles

The CV axle is very important to your car. Without it, your vehicle would not be able to move forward or turn. The CV axle provides the flexibility that your car needs while you are driving. You can drive with … Continue reading

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CV Joints: What Are They And How Do They Work?

Every car in America has only one engine, but four wheels. This creates a problem: how do you deliver power to both axles and all four wheels with only one source of power? The answer is through the use of … Continue reading

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Signs Your Driveshaft Is Failing

The driveshaft is an important element of your vehicle that rotates and delivers power to the engine and gears that turns the wheels of the automobile. In addition, it creates torque that makes the car go. It also stops the … Continue reading

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We Sell Clutches!

At Rocky Mountain Driveline, we truly come through in the clutch. Auto repair is a breeze thanks to the friendly professionals that work in the Denver area. Any automobile clutch can be repaired with ease with the help of the … Continue reading

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History of Transmissions: Automatic vs Manual!

If you have ever wondered what the differences are between a manual or automatic transmission, there are several things you should know about how the system works. The way you use a vehicle and the type of driving you do … Continue reading

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Troubleshooting Your Power Steering Pump

How does it work? The pump itself draws in fluid from a return line and pressurizes it. This system has to make enough pressure to turn the wheels at idle, requiring a valve to control pressure when the engine is … Continue reading

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Transfer Cases and Their Function

The transfer case is used in both 4wheel and all wheel drive vehicles. It is attached to the rear of the transmission and receives power directly from the transmission. If the driver selects 4wheel drive mode, the transfer case (using … Continue reading

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How Differentials Work

An automotive differential is a set of gears placed in the driveline which splits engine power to the axles allowing the right and left tires to turn at different speeds. This is necessary because as a vehicle makes a right … Continue reading

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