do you have to remove the axle to replace rear outside cv boot on a 03 explorer

Asked by Nov 03, 2012 at 05:29 PM about the 2003 Ford Explorer XLT V6 AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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If the boot is torn, I suggest you replace the whole shaft, as the joint has been compromised with dirt. Here are some instructions and pictures to help you......http://www.explorerforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=187964

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my suggestion as well otherwise take the whole axle out and then clean throughly and pack it with grease and put new boot on if you choose that way

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