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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Does the 2008 Chevy Malibu need different driver/passenger axles?

Engine is 2.4 L4 (Non-Hybrid) I ordered two axles from a site that said the axle fit both the front right and left. Here is the part: CONSTANT VELOCITY DRIVE AXLE - CARDONE SELECT [NEW] Part ...
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Are portal axels the best option to maximize clearance?

I want to slightly lift my truck, say, 2017 Ford F450 Platinum, but not ridiculously, just practically. I'm not seeking out obstacles to conquer. I just want to have an advantage in those cases (...
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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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How to raise front of car safely?

i need to get under front of car for oil change and some exhaust work. Do I just put front on axle stands and what do I do about back tyres? The might roll either way right? so do I put chock ...
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Is car axle and shocks for SUV/pickups and sedans so different?

Over here we have regular roads and highways, but there are tons of potholes everywhere. The potholes aren't huge (if I hit any of them, the car frame won't touch the road), but there are many. Many ...
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Chains hanging from rear axle of trucks

I often see trucks (school buses, ambulances, sometimes dump trucks) which have metal chains hanging off the rear axle, on either side of the differential. What are these for?
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Toyota 4-runner front axle

I recently ran into a big problem with my driver side front axle on my 1995 toyota 4-runner. for some reason its not wanting to act right. I replaced the axle, bearings, rotor, sway bar, bushings and ...
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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.