Home Auto Repair 1994 Infiniti G20 AXLE SHAFTS – FRONT REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION

1994 Infiniti G20 AXLE SHAFTS – FRONT REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION

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Download REMOVAL & INSTALLATION FWD AXLE SHAFT Elimination (Axle Shaft) 1. Increase and assist vehicle. Take away front wheel assembly. Take away wheel bearing lock nut. Take away brake caliper, and support aside. Remove brake rotor. 2. Disconnect tie rod end. Take away higher knuckle nut, and separate knuckle assembly from third link assembly. Push axle shaft by means of hub, and separate axle assembly from knuckle assembly. 3. Insert screwdriver blade between transaxle case and right axle interior CV joint. Pry out on joint till joint pops free. Use care not to injury axle boot or axle seal. 4. On M/T vehicles, remove left axle in similar manner. On A/T autos, insert screwdriver by differential, and drive axle out of transaxle case utilizing a hammer. See Fig. 2 . PROBLEM Attainable Cause/Motion GREASE LEAKING Ripped CV Boot Substitute Boot CLICKING NOISE WHILE CORNERING Dry/Worn CV Joints Exchange Outer CV Joints CLUNK ON ACCELERATION Dry/Worn CV Joints Substitute Inner CV Joints Worn Transmission Gears/Bearings Examine Transmission VIBRATION/SHUDDER ON ACCELERATION Dry/Worn CV Joints Exchange CV Joints Alignment Out Test Alignment Incorrect Spring Top Examine Spring Height SQUEALING OR HUMMING Dry/Worn CV Joints Lube/Change CV Joints Faulty Wheel Bearing Replace Wheel Bearing NOTE: