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2004 Ford Escape Question: How to remove the right front driveaxle when changing the alternator



, 3.0L V6, Lafayette, OR, January 06, 2012, 16:12

I have everything off but the driveaxle. Im not sure how to break it loose. In the manual it says to carefully pry it off with a pry bar or large screwdriver, but it seems like there is something else holding it to the intermediate shaft.

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  • Answer #1

    January 06, 2012, 16:21

    If you have everything off and it is out of the steering knuckle then all there is left to do is pry it out. Once you break it free a little bit it will come right out. It might just have a little rust freeze so spray a little penetrating oil on it and try again. You may have to 'shock it' out a little with a hammer.

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  • Answer #2

    January 06, 2012, 16:56

    Contact me at rbthhn821@gmail.com and I can email you the factory instructions.

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