- Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions section.
Remove or disconnect the following:
WARNINGDo not pull the halfshaft by the CV-joint boot or on the joint itself.
Negative battery cable
Install the halfshaft into the transaxle (or intermediate shaft, if equipped) by placing a brass drift pin into the groove on the joint housing and tapping until seated. Be careful not to damage the axle seal or dislodge the seal garter spring when installing the axle.
NOTEBe sure the halfshaft is fully engaged in the transaxle. Verify that the halfshaft is seated by grasping the inner joint housing and pulling outward. Do not pull on the shaft or the boot, but on the inner joint housing only.
Install or connect the following:
Halfshaft into the hub/bearing assembly