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How do i get left axleshaft off my 98 lincoln cont. 4.6 fwd.

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How do i get left axleshaft off my 98 lincoln cont. 4.6 fwd

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your 98 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes.. havent started yet

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?

Im working on left axleshaft...not battery

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Do i have to take right side off to

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Lincoln Mechanic: Mike S., ASE Certified Technician replied 7 months ago
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Lincoln Mechanic: Mike S., ASE Certified Technician replied 7 months ago

Once you separate the hub and cv joint, Using a pry bar, separate inner CV joint from transmission.

Here are the instructions.

If you don't have a hub removal tool, I have separated some by tapping inward on the axle with a hammer and big center punch on the end of the axle. If it's been off before they sometimes come off easy.

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Did you get it apart?

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