An axle connects wheels and tires to a vehicle. The tools required to fix a broken axle include a car jack, car stands, wheel sockets, assorted wrenches, and mechanical sockets with special brake tools. If the rear axle is broken, the rear-end grease also must be replaced.
How much does it cost to get a Axel fixed?
The cost of fixing a car axle depends on the type of car you drive as well as whether you need to repair the front or rear axle. Most drivers find they need to spend anywhere between $450 and $750 on this essential service.
Can axles be repaired?
Q : Is a broken axle repairable? In most cases, replacement is the best way to fix a bent or broken axle. Patching up an axle crack or break is too risky, as it can fail while you're driving.
What happens if axle is bad?
If a CV joint or axle shaft is damaged in any way that affects its balance while rotating, it will cause the shaft to vibrate excessively while operating the vehicle. The vibrations may oscillate, or become more pronounced as vehicle speed increases.