Drive shaft repair

We had problems with the right rear drive shaft on the number 79 MR2 at the vir 12 hour race . So yesterday I started tearing down the axle and found that the intermediate shaft bearing was on its way out. So a new one was ordered.

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Inner CV inner race worn and damaged

The inner cv was torn down first and I discovered that the inner race was severely damaged. The cage had just a little bit of wear. So the inner race and cage were replaced.

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Crack in outer CV cage.

I next tackled the outer CV. As seen above the cage was cracked. This is a failure that would spon end a race prematurely.

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On the left is a MR2 turbo outer splined drive unit and thr right one is from a 94 Camry. I used this eith a new cage and a good used inner race.

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Assembled outer CV.

I need to find a supplier for the MR2 inner races. The Camry CV works, but the ones i have use a different spline count, so you end up reusing the worn inner race on the MR2 shaft.