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1997 Honda Accord Question: Steering rack boots

 

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caroleg2000, 2.2L 4 Cylinder, Las Vegas, NV, May 27, 2010, 08:44
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Is a CV boot the same as a steering rack boot?

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    Bret Bodas from RepairPal Test Shop, May 27, 2010, 08:47
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    No, these are different. The CV boot is on the axle and it prevents grease from leaking out of the CV Joint. The rack boot is on the steering rack and prevents dirt from getting into the steering rack.

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