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CV Boot Installation

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01-31-04, 04:16 PM   #1  
CV Boot Installation

How tightly must the CV boot be clamped? The dealership installed two new boots - 3 of the four clamps are very tight ( you can't move the clamped end). However, one clamp is quite loose. You can easily rotate the clamped end and pinch it creating a rather large gap. I thought the clamps must be very tight to prevent water & dirt getting inside and grease leaking outside?

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01-31-04, 05:20 PM   #2  
Your right, it should be a little tighter.

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