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Re: steering wheel shake

Livolsi, Stephane wrote:
> Mike, I was just about to replace the right outer CV on my car because
> the boot split some time ago (PO) and it is starting to make a pretty
> severe clicking on sharp turns.  I wasn't aware that you could just
> clean them up and relube.  How far gone was yours when you redid it?

If it is clicking, it is done.  Time for new one.  

If the boots are cut or torn they should be replaced asap to prevent
grit/sand/rocks/boulders from getting in there and ruining the joint
itself.  that's how far gone they can be - boot damage only, no noise at
full lock each way turning.

Huw Powell


82 Audi Coupe; 84 4kq; 85 Coupe GT; 73 F250