Rear Axle

Rear Axle Assembly

The rear axle assembly is certainly one of the more important parts that make up your vehicle. It is responsible for connecting the two rear wheels on rear wheel drive vehicles; it carries the entire weight of the rear part of the vehicle and has the important task of driving forward both rear wheels. The […]

Rear Axle Bushes

The rear axle refers to the drive axle which connects the rear wheels with a central differential, which is used to create proper distribution between both axle sides. Some rear axles connect with a crossbeam which just works to support the rear end of your vehicle, but this is only necessary for vehicles with front […]

Rear Axle Seals

The rear axle seals are large rings that stop the oil inside the rear axle housing from leaking out. There is one seal for each rear wheel, located just in front of the axle bearing. The seals are long lasting but they can fail if worn bearings allow the shafts to deform them. Another cause […]

Rear Axle Bearing Replacement

Replacing the rear axle bearing in your vehicle can be timely and expensive if you have it done in the shop, but did you know that you don't need to have it done by a professional? You may be able to replace the rear axle bearing on your own. If you have worked on cars […]