How to Troubleshoot a Front Axle Transmission?

Answer The front axle transmission has the responsibility of transferring the engine's power through a system of gears to the front drive wheels. Also called the trans-axle, this component consists of the... Read More »

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How to Troubleshoot a Front Axle Squeal?

A front-wheel-drive vehicle's front axles transfer power from the transmission to the drive wheels. In rear wheel drive vehicles, the front axles are called "lazy" or "dead" axles because they are ... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot a 1996 Camry Front Axle?

The 1996 Toyota Camry has two front axles, both exiting the transmission and terminating at the front wheels. The axles shafts, called constant velocity (CV) axles, are individually packaged and so... Read More »

How to Remove a Drive Axle on a Transmission?

The drive axle on a vehicle transfers power from the transmission to the wheels. The turning action of the drive axle is what moves the vehicle down the road. If you hear a clicking sound from the ... Read More »

How Remove a Drive Axle on a Transmission on a Mitsubishi Mirage?

The drive axles on the transmission of a Mitsubishi Mirage translate the turning of the transmission into turning the wheels. These drive axles--also called half shafts--have CV, or constant veloci... Read More »