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Removing left front axle - stuck? Am I missing something?

Everything was disassembled, the axle would not come out of the transmission. I did not see any bolts, so am I missing something. The right axle was replaced recently and it was easy. Help!

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Around the inner boot... either inside the boot or around the outside edge should be a circle of bolts... often torq type sockets are required.... by inner boot i mean the one where the axle goes into the transmission.... sometimes you do need a puller for them but be certain you have removed all the bolts. and you shouldn't have to apply much force on the puller... if you do need to then all the bolts have not been removed.


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