Question about 1999 Chevrolet Lumina
Take off the hubcap,take off the big nut an the end of the axle(with the wheel on the ground),then jack it up,pull the wheel,seperate the lower ball joint,pry the lower control arm down ,remove the shaft from the wheel end then pop the axle out of the transaxle with a prybar,be cadeful not to damage the seal in the transaxle while pulling the axle (and when sliding the new one in) Reverse the proceedure to assemble ,axle nut should be TIGHT,like 150 foot lbs.
Posted on Feb 15, 2012
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
If memory serves me right the axel is bolted to a plate on the front differenchel and a large nut on the end that goes thru the hub bearing, if you take the whole shaft out( both ends) i see no problem running it temporary without it.
Posted on Jul 14, 2009
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