CV axles are designed to transmit the power from your vehicle's drivetrain to the wheels while being able to flex and pivot to the demands of the steering and suspension systems.  If your vehicle is making clicking noises at lower speeds or when making turns, it may be time to replace your CV axles with our 100% brand new assemblies.

100% New Components

For quality fit, finish, and easy installation.

Heat Treated

For longer-lasting life and consistent performance under different road conditions.

Precision Machined

And made of brand new components, held to tighter tolerances for better consistency than rebuilt parts.

Part Details

  • Quantity: Pair

Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will exchange the part free of charge (excludes shipping charges) for the original purchaser.

  1. step : Removing the Wheel (0:52)
    • Pry off the center cap with a flat blade screwdriver
    • Loosen the 32mm axle nut
    • Remove the wheel lock with the wheel lock key
    • Loosen the 19mm lug nuts with the vehicle on the ground
    • Raise the vehicle with a floor jack
    • Secure the vehicle on jack stands
    • Remove the lug nuts
    • Pull off the wheel
  2. step : Removing the Brake Rotor (1:52)
    • Remove the two 15mm bolts from the brake caliper bracket
    • Hang the caliper aside with a bungee cord
    • Pull off the brake rotor
  3. step : Removing the CV Axle (2:28)
    • Hold the hub with a pry bar
    • Remove the 32mm axle nut
    • Tap the axle out of the hub with a hammer
    • Remove the 15mm bolt from the upper control arm
    • Tap the wheel spindle loose with a hammer
    • Separate the control arm from the wheel spindle
    • Unclip the ABS sensor wire harness from the frame with trim tools
    • Sepreate the CV axle from the hub
    • Separate the CV Axle from the main axle with a pry bar
  4. step : Installing the CV Axle (4:45)
    • Put the CV axle into place
    • Tap the CV axle into the main axle with a hammer
    • Install the CV axle into the hub
    • Connect the wheel spindle to the upper control arm
    • Tap the upper control arm into the spindle with a hammer
    • Start the 15mm bolt and nut for the control arm
    • Tighten the 15mm bolt to 41 foot-pounds of torque
    • Connect the ABS wire harness to the frame
    • Start the axle nut by hand
  5. step : Installing the Brake Rotor (6:02)
    • Put the rotor into place
    • Put an old axle nut on one wheel stud
    • Thread a lug nut onto that wheel stud by hand to hold the rotor in place
    • Remove the bungee cord from the caliper
    • Put the caliper into place
    • Start the two 15mm bolts for the caliper bracket
    • Tighten the two 15mm bolts to 85 foot-pounds of torque
    • Remove the placeholder lug nut and axle nut
  6. step : Installing the Wheel (6:52)
    • Slide the wheel into place
    • Start the lug nuts by hand
    • Tighten the lug nuts preliminarily
    • Lower the vehicle to the ground
    • Tighten the lug nuts to 100 foot-pounds in a crossing or star pattern
    • Tighten the hub nut to 162 foot-pound
    • Reattach the center cap

Tools needed for replacement:

    General Tools

  • Jack Stands
  • Chisel
  • Hammer
  • Floor Jack

  • Materials, Fluids, and Supplies

  • Bungee Cord

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet
  • Torque Wrench
  • Socket Extensions
  • 1/2 Inch Breaker Bar

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Pry Bar
  • Flat Blade Screwdriver

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 32mm Socket
  • 19mm Socket
  • 15mm Socket

  • Specialty Tools

  • Trim Tool Set

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March 25, 2018
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Cv axle 2002 ford sport trac
The parts came in 4 days. Right fit .and the how to video helped out a lot . thank you a1
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Vehicle Fit

  • 1995-2001 Ford Explorer Front CV Axle Shaft Pair TRQ CSA82498
  • 2001-2002 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Front CV Axle Shaft Pair TRQ CSA82498
  • 2000 Ford Ranger without Pulse Vacuum Hubs Front CV Axle Shaft Pair TRQ CSA82498
  • 2001-2002 Ford Ranger Front CV Axle Shaft Pair TRQ CSA82498
  • 2001-2002 Mazda B2300 Truck Front CV Axle Shaft Pair TRQ CSA82498
  • 2000 Mazda B2500 Truck without Pulse Vacuum Hubs Front CV Axle Shaft Pair TRQ CSA82498
  • 2001 Mazda B2500 Truck Front CV Axle Shaft Pair TRQ CSA82498
  • 2001-2002 Mazda B3000 Truck Front CV Axle Shaft Pair TRQ CSA82498
  • 2000 Mazda B4000 Truck without Pulse Vacuum Hubs Front CV Axle Shaft Pair TRQ CSA82498
  • 2001-2005 Mazda B4000 Truck Front CV Axle Shaft Pair TRQ CSA82498
  • 1997-2001 Mercury Mountaineer Front CV Axle Shaft Pair TRQ CSA82498

This part replaces:

  • Reference Number Axle 147
  • A1 Cardone 66-2027
  • Reference Number Axle 146
  • A1 Cardone 66-2101
  • TRQ CSA82498
Part #: 1AACS00198

TRQ
Brand #: CSA82498

How-to Video:

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