Yaris 2007

Axle Housing

Print

Removal & Installation



  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2.  
  3. Safely raise and support the vehicle.
  4.  
  5. Remove the front wheel.
  6.  
  7. Separate the front caliper.
  8.  
  9. Remove the front disc.
  10.  
  11. Using SST 09628-10011 and a screwdriver or the equivalent to hold the axle hub, remove the hub bolt.

    Click image to see an enlarged view

    Fig. Using SST 09628-10011 remove the hub bolt

  12.  
  13. Separate front speed sensor (w/ abs).
  14.  
  15. Separate front stabilizer link assembly.
  16.  
  17. Separate tie rod end sub-assembly.
  18.  
  19. Separate front lower suspension arm.
  20.  
  21. Remove front axle assembly:
    1. Using a plastic hammer, tap the end of the drive shaft and disengage the fitting between the drive shaft and front axle.
      NOTE
      If it is difficult to disengage the fitting, tap the end of the drive shaft with a brass bar and hammer.

    2.  
    3. Push the front axle out of the vehicle to remove the drive shaft from the front axle.
      NOTE
      Note the following:



      Do not push the front axle further out of the vehicle than is necessary.
       
      Do not damage the speed sensor rotor.
       
      Suspend the drive shaft with a piece of string or the equivalent.
       

    4.  
    5. Remove the 2 nuts and 2 bolts and remove the front axle assembly.
      NOTE
      Keep the nut from rotating while turning the bolt.



      Click image to see an enlarged view

      Fig. Remove the 2 nuts and 2 bolts and remove the front axle assembly

    6.  

  22.  

To install:

  1. To install, reverse the removal procedure.
  2.  
  3. Tighten the front axle assembly onto the shock absorber to 121 ft. lbs. (164 Nm).
  4.  
  5. Inspect and adjust front wheel alignment.
  6.  

 
label.common.footer.alt.autozoneLogo