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    Smile CV Axle needs replacing on 99 Suburban

    Is there anyone that has changed a CV Axle on a 99 GMC Suburban 1500 4x4 auto with a 5.7 liter engine. If so can you give any insight to a do it your selfer that has never had to replace one?

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    Welcome to the site!
    There are plenty of 99 burb owners on here that will help ya out

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    Thanks Ryan, I really appreciate the direction!!

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    Feb 2008
    Red Wing, Minnesota, United States


    I made the attempt and gave up. It just doesnt pop out. You have to remove the lower ball joint and sway bar end link to ge everything out of the way. While it was more to have the shop to do it was worth it as they i didnt have to break my knuckles and back trying to do everything.
    99 K1500 Suburban LT "THE BEAST"
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