The Bentley manual for my Spitfire said the same thing, but I was able to
remove and replace the drive shaft while leaving the exhaust in place. Don't
know if you can do the same on the TR6, however.
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> Subject: TR6: Drive shaft removal
> The Bentley manual suggests to remove the exhaust system
> in order to remove the drive shaft. Is it possible to do
> this by removing the rear transmission tunnel instead,
> and extracting the drive shaft from above.
> The reason I ask this is that the exhaust pipe joints
> look very difficult to separate. Which way would be easier?
> Thanks again,
> Jack '74 TR6