How do you remove the CV axle on a 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee?
You need to hit the cv shaft with 3 pound mallet and chisel. Get under jeep and you got to hit if hard and just right and it will pop out! If you pry you will only damage the seal and that’s about 25.00 from dealer. You can do it!
How do you remove a CV joint?
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How do you determine which CV joint is bad?
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How hard is it to replace CV joint?
yayyy! replacing both sides shouldn’t take any more than 4 hours. have your manual with you, you’d probably need to undo the cv lock nut, separate complete hub assembly from the strut, pull the cv out.
How do you inspect a CV joint?
How to Test a CV JointExamine the rubber boots located on the axle shaft next to the wheel. If it show signs of damage or is covered with grease, the boot has been compromised.Accelerate and decelerate quickly, but smoothly, taking note of any lurching or shuddering located in the axles while listening for a “clunking” sound.
How do you know you need a new axle?
Perhaps the best indication that you have axle trouble is if your vehicle sounds like it runs fine and will go into gear, but simply will not move. This is often because the axle has bent or snapped near the universal joint. When you hit the gas your engine will only rev and you will not move forward.