RAX-1
REAR AXLE
D DRIVELINE/AXLE
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Revision; 2004 April 2003 Murano
REAR AXLE
PRECAUTIONS .......................................................... 2
Caution ..................................................................... 2
PREPARATION ........................................................... 3
Commercial Service Tools ........................................ 3
NOISE, VIBRATION AND HARSHNESS (NVH)
TROUBLESHOOTING ................................................ 4
NVH Troubleshooting Chart ..................................... 4
WHEEL HUB .............................................................. 5
On-Vehicle Inspection and Service .......................... 5
WHEEL BEARING INSPECTION ......................... 5
Removal and Installation .......................................... 5
REMOVAL ............................................................. 5
INSPECTION AFTER REMOVAL ......................... 6
INSTALLATION ..................................................... 6
REAR DRIVE SHAFT ................................................. 7
Removal and Installation .......................................... 7
REMOVAL .............................................................7
INSPECTION AFTER REMOVAL ......................... 7
INSTALLATION .....................................................7
Disassembly and Assembly ......................................8
DISASSEMBLY .....................................................8
INSPECTION AFTER DISASSEMBLY .................. 9
ASSEMBLY .........................................................10
SERVICE DATA AND SPECIFICATIONS (SDS) ......13
Wheel Bearing ........................................................13
Drive Shaft ..............................................................13