CV axles for 81 4x4 Pup?

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thetundrawolf
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CV axles for 81 4x4 Pup?

Postby thetundrawolf » Thu Nov 21, 2019 2:54 pm

Hi,

My CV axles have had torn boots for a time, and I know I need to take care of it. I see that replacement boot kits are $60-100, and I see some CV axles are that exact price... But, I cannot find any CV axles for my 81 Pup! At all! All the axles I see are for the Rodeo and Trooper 1988 and on... Do those axle half shafts work with my 81?
1981 Gasoline PUP manual trans, 4x4
With an alternator from GM, an e-fan from Volvo, and a radiator from a Toyota!

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Re: CV axles for 81 4x4 Pup?

Postby dorf » Thu Nov 21, 2019 5:17 pm

Many years ago I had torn boots on a vehicle

I purchased a repair kit thst came in 2 pieces held together with small bolts and nuts

Believe it or not they worked perfectly

Have no idea if available for your. Situation

Just my 2 cents....changing axles is allot of work