CV Axle / Shaft Assembly Replacement Estimate for Volkswagen Golf

Volkswagen Golf CV Axle / Shaft Assembly Replacement costs $196 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$173 to $260
Labor: $70 -$136
Parts: $103 -$124
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$299 to 405
Average Shop price
$212 to 296
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2010 Volkswagen GolfL5-2.5LService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Driver Side Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$252.59Shop/Dealer Price$310.67 - $429.38
2000 Volkswagen GolfL4-2.0LService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Passenger Side Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$219.57Shop/Dealer Price$270.68 - $381.33
1995 Volkswagen GolfL4-2.0LService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Passenger Side Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$193.48Shop/Dealer Price$238.89 - $342.41
2003 Volkswagen GolfL4-1.8L TurboService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Passenger Side Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$205.59Shop/Dealer Price$253.17 - $353.31
1987 Volkswagen GolfL4-1.8LService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Driver Side Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$188.54Shop/Dealer Price$232.41 - $328.05
2004 Volkswagen GolfL4-2.0LService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Driver Side Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$202.56Shop/Dealer Price$249.32 - $347.14
1991 Volkswagen GolfL4-1.8LService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Passenger Side Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$187.27Shop/Dealer Price$231.19 - $330.09
2004 Volkswagen GolfL4-1.8L TurboService typeAxle / CV Shaft Assembly - Passenger Side Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$205.59Shop/Dealer Price$253.20 - $353.36
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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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