How do you change a front drivers side u joint on a 1993 ford explorer?
How do u remove front axle u joints
Do need to replace the control arm and ball joint in a 2001 ford explorer xls or just the ball joint?
If you turn the steering wheel all the way one direction or the other, the tierod ends will be in front of the driveshaft(cv joint). They are fairly easy to change. If you turn the steering wheel all the way one direction or the other, the tierod ends will be in front of the driveshaft(cv joint). They are fairly easy to change.
What could cause a clicking noise from the front drivers side tire on a 1997 Volvo 850 when driving straight and through turns.?
The clicking sound that the front tire is making when turning is caused by the velocity joint, I suggest that you replace it rightaway because it means that the metal bearings of the velocity joint has already lost one ball and if it breaks apart - the bigger problem is transporting a car with a wheel that won't roll
One should always consult the owner's manual before performing this type of work. To change the front U-joints, begin by loosening the bearing assembly. The front axle can then be pulled out with the wheel bearings attached. At this point, the U-joint can be changed. Perform the steps in reverse to reassemble.
depending on which of the joints you want to change jack up the front of the vehicle and secure have some one apply the foot brakes after you remove the wheels and slacken the securing lock nut on the end of the velocity joint, remove the steering end, and the top part of the spindle, and the bottom ball joint remove the lock nut entirely from velocity joint move out spindle and secure release the…
What would make a 1991 ford explorer make a popping noise when you hit the brakes or go over a rough road?
your outer CV joint is shot, it will be more pronounced on the side that is bad when you turn to the side that is bad. the "technical" reason that it "clicks" is because it has no lubrication and things are binding in the joint. But if you hear it change it as soon as possible or you will have to add a tow bill to your repair..............