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flyingpenguin

Drive axle CV boots - need to buy parts

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Outer boots on drive shafts are torn, but assume that internals can be saved and only will be needing boots and accompanying hardware.

 

Am seeing several aftermarket parts for around $12-15 with boot, large and small clamps, snap ring and grease. Just wondering whether this fits both in- and outside? If so I can just order 4 in total, R&R the drive shafts, clean and reassemble. Beats the $700-800 per drive shaft for an OEM replacement.

 

Can anyone confirm whether the boots for inside and out are the same?

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RockAuto says rear inner/rear outer is the same Beck Arnley part number for my 2000 986 base).  .  http://www.rockauto.com/catalog/moreinfo.php?pk=495366&cc=1364385&jnid=393&jpid=0

 

What does the PET say?  Or does it only show the entire subassy. as a replaceable part?

Edited by Dennis Nicholls

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Thanks Dennis. PET does not have spearate parts for rebuilding the drive axles. Porsche only sells the whole enchilada.

 

At $12.50 shipped each I ordered 4 boot kits from rockauto and look forward to digging into this. Will revert.

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