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How do i remove the left (drivers side) cv axle on a 2001 volvo v70 xc. I have everything off. The axle is hanging out ready to be removed

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  • Brian Nov 18, 2009

    I pulled straight out, hard, and whola it came out first pull. Thanks

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This axle is held into the transmission by a circular round internal retaining clip called a "CIR" clip, they can be very difficult to remove and I answer this question often.
Here is how you get the axle out, u must pull straight out on the axle in a quick snapping motion, a large Cresent adjustable wrench used as a slide hammer helps, also u can hit the back of the CV joint with a 2 pound brass faced hammer, but remember you must pull the axle straight out, it will not relase if the angle is more than a few degress's off center, even as a professional having done dozens of these the challenge is the same and very few are easy to get out, be patient and follow my instructions it will snap out.

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