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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: CV joint replacement
Generally no tool is required. If you use a "pickle fork" you will risk damaging the dust boot.
Have you tried whacking the spindle right near where the ball joint stud comes through? This will take a few good shots to break it loose.
Be careful not to hit the threads!
Posted on Jun 25, 2008
Check the cv joints behind each front tire. See if they are torn. Really inspect then. I there is a little crack the dirt can ruin them. Check your brakes and make sure they are not worn down to the indicator.
Posted on Apr 10, 2009
To change the CV axle, you have to remove the lower ball joint, remove the axle nut, remove from hub, (you can pull the strut out far enough to do this), and the axle will pull out. Install in reverse order. Sounds like you were trying to remove the transmission.
Posted on Jun 09, 2009
SOURCE: CV joint noise
this sounds like a normal condition. sorry i cant give a real great technical explanation why, but it is. are you jacking up one side of the vehicle only? you will find that if both wheels are off the ground or if one is still on the ground, it will act completely different. just the way the final drive is set up.
Posted on Nov 29, 2009
no you dont have to worrie about a gear or anything falling out there is a clip in the tranny that holds the shaft into the tranny so you might have to use a pry bar just dont pry on any kind of seal and the clip will not fall out either have a pan or something ready to catch any oil that may come out when you pull them.
Posted on Dec 07, 2010
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