Cv Axle Leaking Fluid. Other reasons to replace a cv axle include excessive wear or damage in an accident or due to excessive rust. I own sienna 1998 (vin wuo21575) and after front driver`s side cv axle and seal replacement transmission fluid is leaking from the place where axle goes into differential.
The cv axle shaft seal is what keeps fluid from leaking out of the transmission or differential housing as the cv axle rotates when the vehicle is in motion. Mar 17, 2019 11 8 0 location: There was hardly any fluid left at that point but you can see it dripping out still.
A car axle seal is the part that seals the connection of a cv axle (driveshaft) to the transmission or rear differential.
I don’t know how similar your avalon is to my camry, but replacing the whole cv axles yourself is actually a very cheap and easy job. I was told the new cv came with a dust shield that goes between the cv n diff housing n apparently my cv that i bought from autozone didn't have one. Common signs of a leaking cv boot. Once moisture and dirt get into a cv joint axle and grease makes.