Posts Tagged ‘Rear Hubs’

Rear Axle

Newly Painted Rear Axle

Rear Axle All of the MK2s are fitted with a 4.HA Salisbury axle. The rear axle assembly is a semi-floating type with shim adjustment for all bearings and meshing of the hypoid drive gear and pinion matched assembly. The axle shafts are splined at the inner ends, which engage splines in the differential side gears, […]


Entry 39 – Rear Hub Removal, Axle Shafts, Brake Rotors, Rear Differential

Rear Brake Rotor

Rear Hubs If getting the rear hub nuts off the end of the axle shafts wasn’t hard enough, getting the rear hubs off the axle was a real killer! Fortunately, Peter Sellers, a member of the Jag-Lovers Saloon emaillist graciously lent his hub puller tool to me. I could not have done the job without […]