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Car stoped moving

If my drivers side axle nut came loos would the suv quit moving

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There is the chance of yes and there is that chance of no
the axle if seized in the pumpkin i call it yes the car wont move
axles are balanced so that the car runs smooth if car stopped moving then the axle siezed up
if the nut came off you put a new nut on with one of those fast clips i forgot what there called but there is a little hole drilled on axle to keep nut from moving and it looks like a bobby pin can slide in there but thats not what the certain pin is called

you can move the car a little bit without nut in slow idle 2 miles per hour you dont want to stress axle any further than whats been stressed
not stable to drive until replacement nut is put in its place

Posted on May 15, 2008

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