Kia Soul: BJ Boot Replacement - Driveshaft Assembly - Driveshaft and axle - Kia Soul 2014-2018 PS Service ManualKia Soul: BJ Boot Replacement

Second generation PS (2014-2018) / Kia Soul 2014-2018 PS Service Manual / Driveshaft and axle / Driveshaft Assembly / BJ Boot Replacement

1.
Remove the front driveshaft.
(Refer to Driveshaft Assembly - Front Driveshaft)
2.
Remove the TJ joint assembly.
(Refer to Driveshaft Assembly - TJ Joint)
3.
Remove the Dynamic damper.
(Refer to Driveshaft Assembly - Dynamic Damper)
4.
Using a plier or flat-tipped (-) screwdriver, remove the BJ boot bands (A).

5.
Remove the BJ boot.
6.
Install in the reverse order of removal.
  
Do not disassemble the BJ assembly.
Special grease must be applied to the driveshaft joint. Do not substitute with another type of grease.
The boot band should be replaced with a new one.
7.
Check the front alignment.
(Refer to Suspension System - "Front Alignment")
    BJ Boot Components
    1. BJ assembly 2. BJ circlip 3. BJ boot band 4. BJ boot 5. Dynamic damper band 6. Dynamic damper 7. Shaft 8. TJ boot band 9. TJ boot 10. Spider assembly ...

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