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Why when i put my car into gear only one of the axels turns

(2002 Audi A4 Quattro)
in Tooele, UT on April 28, 2017
my car starts and runs but wont move only one axel moves when i put it in gear. it is a manual transmission
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on April 29, 2017
*With vehicle resting on all four tires* .. IF you can actually see one axle shaft rotating but the vehicle is not trying to move - that is indicative of a broken outer cv-joint or stripped splines on the rotating axle.... To be safe be sure to apply parking brake! .. Hands-on visual as well as manual inspection is required by qualifying personnel.
on April 28, 2017
Hello, how are you seeing this? Are you checking this with the vehicle in the air on a lift? The reason I ask - i'm just not sure how you could determine this if you didn't have it in a controlled environment like on a lift in a shop. Is the vehicle not driving as it should?
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