Kia Soul: TJ Joint Inspection - Driveshaft Assembly - Driveshaft and axle - Kia Soul 2014-2019 PS Service ManualKia Soul: TJ Joint Inspection

Second generation PS (2014-2019) / Kia Soul 2014-2019 PS Service Manual / Driveshaft and axle / Driveshaft Assembly / TJ Joint Inspection

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Check the spider assembly for roller rotation, wear or corrosion.
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Check the groove inside the joint case for wear or corrosion
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Check the TJ boots for damage and deterioration.
    TJ Joint Replacement
       • Special grease must be applied to the driveshaft joint. Do not substitute with another ...

    TJ Joint Installation
    1. Wrap tape around the driveshaft spline(TJ) to prevent damage to the boot. 2. Using the alignment marks (D) made during disassembly as a ...

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