CV Half Shaft Boot Kit
The CV half shaft boot kit refers to a group of car components that includes the CV boot, clamps, and grease. CV stands for “constant velocity” and the boot kit secures the boot to the axle shaft. The CV boot itself is responsible for lubricating the axle joints, preventing corrosion, and preventing dirt and grime from damaging the axles.
Signs of a bad CV half shaft boot kit
- Rubber boot is cracking or splitting
- Clicking sound when cornering
- Grease surrounding torn boot
CV half shaft boot kit maintenance
Over time, your CV half shaft boot kit will get worn or the grease will lose its effectiveness. When this happens, you will notice the signs above. It is crucial to get your car inspected by a car care professional as soon as you notice these issues. The best way to book car maintenance is by using CarAdvise. CarAdvise makes car care simple and guarantees that you’ll pay less than the shop price for all services.