CV Axle / Shaft Assembly Replacement Estimate for Subaru RX

Subaru RX CV Axle / Shaft Assembly Replacement costs $164 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$158 to $208
Labor: $70 -$96
Parts: $88 -$112
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$268 to 335
Average Shop price
$193 to 239
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1986 Subaru RXH4-1.8L TurboService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Driver Side Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$164.67Shop/Dealer Price$202.86 - $284.76
1986 Subaru RXH4-1.8L TurboService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Passenger Side Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$162.92Shop/Dealer Price$200.74 - $281.38
1989 Subaru RXH4-1.8L TurboService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Passenger Side Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$162.92Shop/Dealer Price$200.70 - $281.30
1987 Subaru RXH4-1.8L TurboService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Driver Side Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$162.92Shop/Dealer Price$200.72 - $281.33
1987 Subaru RXH4-1.8L TurboService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Driver Side Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$164.67Shop/Dealer Price$202.87 - $284.78
1988 Subaru RXH4-1.8L TurboService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Passenger Side Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$164.67Shop/Dealer Price$202.86 - $284.75
1985 Subaru RXH4-1.8L TurboService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Driver Side Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$205.18Shop/Dealer Price$253.00 - $357.03
1985 Subaru RXH4-1.8L TurboService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Passenger Side Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$184.57Shop/Dealer Price$227.79 - $324.66
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2003 SUBARU OUTBACK - AXLE / CV SHAFT ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE FRONT, PASSENGER SIDE FRONT)
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1997 SUBARU LEGACY - AXLE / CV SHAFT ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE FRONT)
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1998 SUBARU FORESTER - SPARK PLUG REPLACEMENT
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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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