How to Install an Axle-Saver Bearing?

Answer The rear axle bearing in most two-wheel-drive vehicles comprises the roller bearings and the grease seal. Leakage from the rear bearing may occur for two reasons: a worn or damaged seal may leak lu... Read More »

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CV Axle Bearing Symptoms?

The CV (constant velocity) axle is similar to a driveshaft's U-Joint, in that it uses a flexible joint to allow power transfer through a rigid shaft at varying angles. A CV joint varies only in tha... Read More »

How to Remove the Rear Axle Bearing on a '97 Astro?

The 1997 Chevrolet Astro van is powered by a 4.3-liter V-6. The standard rear-wheel-drive Astro van has independent front suspension, using coil springs and upper and lower control arms. A solid, s... Read More »

How to Change an Axle Bearing on Rear Wheel Car?

The rear axle bearing, also called a wheel bearing, is a crucial part of the steering system. The wheel bearing allows the wheel to turn smoothly. The rear axle bearing may need replacing when you ... Read More »

How to Remove a Rear Axle Bearing on a Chevy?

The axle bearings on a Chevy are pressed into the axle housing. If the axle is leaking oil, the seal may be the source of the problem. If the bearing is making a noise, then it must be replaced; ho... Read More »