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CV Axle Replacement
If your car is experiencing the telltale signs of drive axle wear and tear (vibration, clunking or shuddering), you may require a drive axle kit. The drive axle is connected to the drive shaft by inner CV joints. When the drive shaft spins, the drive axle likewise turns through the CV joint connections. This ultimately is what makes your car's wheels turn. It is recommended to have your automobile inspected immediately, should you suspect drive axle problems. By ignoring the constant clinking and other noises associated with a worn drive axle, you could end up damaging other car parts.
For rear wheel drive vehicles, you will find one long drive shaft that extends to the back wheels. The power train, your engine and transmission, is where the rotary motion captured by your driveshaft originates. As your drive axles receive rotary motion from the driveshaft, they're also designed to reflect the movement of the rear axle as your vehicle hits road imperfections.
Many people confuse drive shafts with drive axles. The key distinction power transfer; the drive shaft takes power from the transmission to the gearbox, while the drive axle continues the transfer from the gearbox to each wheel. All drive axle kits from BuyAutoParts.com contain the drive axle and related parts. Depending on your car's drivetrain, the drive axle is located on the front, rear or all wheels (both axles). BuyAutoParts.com offers high-quality OEM and exclusive aftermarket axle kits for a wide variety of cars - including yours!
Nobody wants to hear their car needs an axle drive repair. However, BuyAutoParts.com delivers exceptional value and prompt, professional service. BAP will not only save you money, we'll also save you time & needless hassle, too! From the smallest auto accessory to a drive axle kit, we're your go-to source for quality parts at affordable prices.
Constant Velocity, CV, axles, are mainly used in front wheel drive vehicles though many modern rear wheel drive cars with independent rear suspension also use an axle kit. These parts assist in the turning of your wheel. CV axle replacement is generally done in tandem with drive shaft replacement.
A clunking sound during deceleration or acceleration may be caused by a worn inner joint and necessitate a CV axle replacement. Vibration or shudder during acceleration may also indicate a problem with the inner joint or a bent shaft, which can also mean a CV axle replacement is needed as well. Like other fixes, CV Axle replacement cost will vary with make and model, however a complete CV axle rebuild kit runs from $50 - $150.
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