CV Axle / Shaft Assembly Replacement Estimate for Ford Thunderbird

Ford Thunderbird CV Axle / Shaft Assembly Replacement costs $216 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$175 to $254
Labor: $77 -$136
Parts: $98 -$118
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$298 to 394
Average Shop price
$214 to 289
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1995 Ford ThunderbirdV6-3.8L TurboService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Driver Side Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$232.35Shop/Dealer Price$285.38 - $388.90
1997 Ford ThunderbirdV6-3.8LService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Passenger Side Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$230.26Shop/Dealer Price$282.87 - $384.91
1993 Ford ThunderbirdV6-3.8LService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Passenger Side Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$230.26Shop/Dealer Price$282.80 - $384.78
1994 Ford ThunderbirdV6-3.8L TurboService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Passenger Side Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$230.26Shop/Dealer Price$282.83 - $384.84
1994 Ford ThunderbirdV6-3.8LService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Passenger Side Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$232.35Shop/Dealer Price$285.40 - $388.94
1989 Ford ThunderbirdV6-3.8LService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Passenger Side Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$218.35Shop/Dealer Price$268.46 - $369.81
1995 Ford ThunderbirdV6-3.8LService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Driver Side Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$232.88Shop/Dealer Price$286.18 - $390.21
1992 Ford ThunderbirdV8-5.0LService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Passenger Side Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$216.26Shop/Dealer Price$265.95 - $365.80
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All about CV Axle / Shaft Assembly Replacement

Axle shafts are commonly referred to as “CV axles” or “half-shafts.” An axle shaft is a narrow, pole-like part that connects a wheel to the gears in the transmission. Axles are part of the system that enables the wheels to rotate. One end of the axle shaft is connected to the transmission and the other end is connected to the wheel. The transmission rotates the axle shafts, which rotates the wheels. Without the axles, the tires will not rotate and the car will not move. Axle shafts are comprised of four components: shaft, CV joints, grease and the boots (grease container). The most common reason for the axle to fail is because of the torn boots (grease leaking out). Without the grease, the CV joints will not get lubricated, dirt will enter the joint and the whole axle will eventually wear out.

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