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How much grease goes in a CV joint?

How much grease goes in a CV joint?

-The predetermined amount of grease is said to be 1/2 for the joint and 1/2 for the boot.

How do you figure out which CV joint is bad?

How to Tell if Your CV Axle is BadClicking sound when turning. When the CV axle gets worn down due to constant use, it can loosen the joints. Clunking sound when decelerating or accelerating. Grease on the underside of the vehicle. Vibration while driving.

Do CV joints rattle?

The most common symptom of a bad cv joint is clicking noise when turning or accelerating. Cracks or breaks in the rubber or plastic boot that surrounds the CV joint. Grease leaking from cracks onto the wheel rim or inside the wheel well. The vehicle shudders or shakes during acceleration.

How do I know if my axle bearings are bad?

Here are some indicators of a worn wheel hub bearing or other wheel-end damage:Snapping, clicking or popping. Grinding when the vehicle is in motion. Knocking or clunking. Humming, rumbling or growling. Wheel vibration and/or wobble. Shudder, shimmy or vibration at a constant speed.