Is there any way to repair a cracked cv boot without removing the axle. The only thing i could think of is to use duct tape but surely there is a.
Need to fit a new cv boot for the mot last job in a long list and while i was trying to fit it in a slightly unconventional manner i managed to rip it.
Cv axle boot repair glue. Grease the inside of the new cv boot. Aquaseal sr shoe repair adhesive. Unbolt the flange ring slide it and the boot back to clean the flat surface of the boot and the mating edge of the cv joint.
The repair only need to last a year. I m not sure how this happened but it was time for shoe goo glue to be put to test and see how well it holds up2017 silverado parts list. How to repair a torn cv axle boot fast and easy and cheap with a few simple items aka the not so right way to fix things but it works so here is the v.
This will simply require taking the wheel off without taking the wheel hubs etc. Then assemble and bolt into place. As a best practice inspect your cv boots regularly at a minimum every oil change and more frequently if you drive off road.
Add more grease if needed and clean the mating surfaces again. Then add a bead of the right stuff to the mating surface of the boot. Unless you cv boots are totally destroyed you can repair all four cv boots with one tube of glue and one new boot from dorman.
If you have a leaking cv boot there are these split cv boots you can use to replace them. Works like a charm. Unless you cv boots are totally destroyed you can repair all four cv boots with one tube of glue and one new boot from dorman.
Install the circlip doj assembly and c clips in reverse order. The goal is to capture and repair any boot damage before it extends to the cv joint itself. Apply a thin coat of grease on the axle and slide on the boots.
Throw the clamps onto the shaft either before or after each boot. It was one of the ones that glue together had a u shaped grove that the other side slid into. Cv boot kits are an efficient cost effective way to repair an axle with a damaged boot.
Just be sure to clean those groves on the old boot very good and follow the instructions on the glue. You can basically wrap the cv boot around and glue it together without disassembling the wheel axle etc then you just glue the sides of the boot together. Splits in the boots on my car were repaired with the glue stuff a few months ago failed recently had to replace with decent new boots a new cv joint as one was almost dry.
Tape up the axle splines with electrical tape to protect the new boots from cuts.