Questions tagged [axle]

A shaft that intercepts the center of a wheel or gear, usually referring a shaft attached to the wheels on the bottom of a car, truck, or other vehicle.

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Why is my drive axle clunking when I first accelerate or release the pedal?

I recently replaced my drive axles and my passenger side clunks when I first accelerate or decelerate. It also clunks when I let it coast at a low speed. Pushing on my brake stops it. I'm thinking it ...
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What could cause a clicking/popping noise when driving straight? (video)

Car is automatic front wheel drive Toyota. The sound comes on light-medium acceleration from speeds 15-35mph even when driving straight and it sounds just like a bad CV joint. In the video I have ...
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Rear Axle Damaged

I have a 2011 Chevrolet Beat (both Petrol/LPG version). It has a long history of uneven wear and tear in the rear tyre which neither the tyre companies are ready to accept nor Chevrolet. I am trying ...
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What Damage may Accompany a Broken Axle

I was looking at buying a 98 Honda Shuttle with a broken right side axle, and was wondering what other damage I should keep my eyes open for which might normally be seen together with a broken axle.
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Audi front axle buzzing/humming sound

I have this weird buzzing sound with my 2008 Audi A4 (B8) coming - probably - from the front axle. First I thought it was the engine or exhaust making this sound, but the sound is not dependent on ...
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Are transmission axles hardened?

The car I'm rebuilding, an old Skoda Estelle, uses a key in the tip to secure the hub. I want to change that to axles and hubs with splines. However I did the "file" test in the old axle, and with a ...
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Help to modify RWD trans-axle bearing design

My project car is RWD with trans-axles running inside independent housing sleeves, as in the diagram below. The problem I have is that each axle use only one weird, fat, double track, axial bearing :) ...
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Honda Accord 8th Generation clicking on turn

I have had clicking during turning with Honda Accord for three years. It's frequency of noise does increase year from year. Brought to new mechanic one year again. He did say, eventually "axle", ...
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Possible causes of rotational axle play and rattling

Car is a 2007 Saturn Aura AT A while ago I ran into a large rock with my passenger front wheel, insurance paid for the apparent damage but about a week later I started feeling rattling from that ...
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Volvo S40 seemingly transmission failure

I've got a Volvo S40, 2.4L, automatic, model year 2007, with 95k kms. Lately I had my front axle replaced because I had significant vibration at specific speeds. I've also got serviced (oil, filters),...
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Vibration Activa3G

My Activa 3g vibrate or feels little jerk when it's steady speed 40-45 kmph, it feels that front tyre/ axle rod is bouncing even on plain road. Please suggest the reason and solution
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i replaced cv axle but still making squealing noises

i have a 2005 hyundai sonata. Can a cv axle made for anti lock brakes be used on my car if i dont anti lock brakes? friend installed anyway.