MAINTENANCE and LIGHT REPAIR
MANUAL DRIVE TRAIN AND AXLES
FOLLOW NUMERICAL SEQUENCE
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1 Research applicable vehicle and service information P-1

ALLDATA

IDENTIFIX

LAB
 
2 HOW A MANUAL TRANSMISSION WORKS   VIDEO  
 
3 CHAPTER 55 MANUAL TRANS PPT TASK QUIZ
 
4 Drain and refill manual transmission/transaxle and final drive unit. P-1 VIDEO LAB
 
5 Check fluid condition; check for leaks. P-2 VIDEO  
CLUTCH
6 Check and adjust clutch master cylinder fluid level. P-1    
 
7 HOW A CLUTCH WORKS   VIDEO  
 
8 Check for system leaks P-1 VIDEO LAB
Transmission/Transaxle
 
9 Describe the operational characteristics of an electronically-controlled manual transmission/transaxle. P-3 VIDEO LAB
 
Drive Shaft, Half Shafts, Universal and Constant-Velocity (CV) Joints
10 Inspect, remove, and replace front wheel drive (FWD) bearings, hubs, and seals. P-2 VIDEO LAB
 
11 Inspect, service, and replace shafts, yokes, boots, and universal/CV joints. P-2 VIDEO

LAB

LAB

 
Differential Case Assembly
 
12 HOW A DIFFERENTIAL WORKS P-3 VIDEO  
 
13 Clean and inspect differential housing; check for leaks; inspect housing vent P-2 VIDEO LAB
 
14 Check and adjust differential housing fluid level P-1 VIDEO  
 
15 Drain and refill differential housing P-1 VIDEO LAB
 
Drive Axles
 
16 Inspect and replace drive axle wheel studs. P-2   LAB
 
Four-wheel Drive/All-wheel Drive
17 Inspect front-wheel bearings and locking hubs. P-3 VIDEO LAB
 
18 Check for leaks at drive assembly seals; check vents; check lube level. P-2 VIDEO LAB