REPLACING L AXLE

2004 Mini Cooper

Tiny

orgey

September, 9, 2010 AT 8:59 PM

Drive Train Axles Bearings problem
2004 Mini Cooper 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic

I am trying to replace driver axle.I am at the point of pulling shaft out of the trany. I think it's supposed to pop out, but I can't get it to come out. Can you please give me some ideas on how I can get the axle out.
Thanks
I got it out had to pull a lot harder then expected
Thanks

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2 Answers

Tiny

Docfixit

September, 10, 2010 AT 3:00 PM

With large screwdriver or better a pry bar put between CV housing and trans then give it a BIG pop out it will come

Tiny

EAGAN11

October, 14, 2010 AT 2:30 PM

If you are still trying to get it out I would recomment using 2 prybars, that axle is difficult to get out, apply even force on both pry bars this will increase you chances and it will pop out.

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