Removal & Installation
- Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions.
- Drain the transaxle.
- Remove the right halfshaft.
- Remove the subframe stiffener.
- Remove the exhaust pipe and bracket.
- Remove the heat shield.
Remove the intermediate shaft from the differential.
NOTEHold the intermediate shaft horizontally to avoid damage to the seal.
Installation is the reverse of removal, observing the following torques:
- Torque the heat shield bolts to 29 ft. lbs. (39 Nm).