Removing passenger side cv axle 99 dodge avenger
Disconnect the negative battery cable.
Remove the cotter pin, nut lock and spring washer.
Loosen, but do not remove, the halfshaft nut while the vehicle is on the floor with brakes applied. Raise and safely support the vehicle. Remove the wheel. Remove the brake caliper assembly and support it from the strut coil with a piece of strong wire. Remove the brake rotor. Remove the halfshaft nut and washer. Using the proper tool disconnect the tie-rod end from the steering knuckle. If equipped with abs, remove the speed sensor cable routing bracket. If you need to, disconnect the sway bar link from the damper fork. Remove the damper fork lower through-bolts and upper pinch bolt. Remove the damper fork assembly. Using the proper tool disconnect the steering knuckle from lower control arm. Remove end of halfshaft from steering knuckle, sometimes you have to a puller to it loosened.
At the other end/inboard, use a pry bar of some kind between tripod joint and transaxle, pry the joint from transaxle, be careful. when you go back with new halfshaft be sure to use proper torque specs. I copied this info from my database. I don't know tool sizes, here is where you need a basic set of tools, wrenches and sockets, standard and metric, if your going to work on your own vehicle.
on Nov 26, 2014