Stuck axle - Miata Turbo Forum - Boost cars, acquire cats.

Welcome to Miataturbo.net   Members
 


Suspension, Brakes, Drivetrain discuss the wondrous effects of boost and your miata...

Reply
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 07-23-2010, 10:35 PM   #1
Elite Member
Thread Starter
iTrader: (6)
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: CA
Posts: 1,990
Total Cats: 9
Default Stuck axle

So what does it mean when an one axle wont come out the diff? Is the diff fu*ked?
kenzo42 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-24-2010, 03:37 AM   #2
I'm Miserable!
iTrader: (33)
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: San Jose, CA
Posts: 1,066
Total Cats: -3
Default

Ken, Pry bars will do the job, 2 of them to be exact.
railz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-24-2010, 12:20 PM   #3
Tour de Franzia
iTrader: (6)
 
hustler's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Republic of Dallas
Posts: 29,114
Total Cats: 351
Default

hydro press. I covered mine in anti-seize and yesterday when I had to swap one on my daily it slid off by hand.
hustler is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-24-2010, 12:22 PM   #4
I'm a terrible person
iTrader: (19)
 
FRT_Fun's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Arizona
Posts: 7,293
Total Cats: 180
Default

I used two pry bars. Took a while, but came out.
FRT_Fun is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-28-2010, 09:29 AM   #5
Newb
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: SC
Posts: 15
Total Cats: 0
Default

The diff isn't f**ed necessarily. It can be really difficult to get those axles out sometimes.
newmx5 is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Bad head gasket or ? shooterschmidty Engine Performance 8 09-30-2015 11:28 PM
1991 Turbo Miata partout tottestad Miata parts for sale/trade 18 09-14-2015 08:52 PM
New here, saying hi, here's what I'm workin with. SuperSneakySecretSquirrel Meet and Greet 5 09-06-2015 09:30 PM
Advanced Engine Dynamix Review (dead oil pump content) itsMikey Insert BS here 0 09-05-2015 03:56 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:15 PM.