Mike "Wuzzy121". Rest in peace, brother

Go Back   Tacoma World Forums > Tacoma Discussion > 1st Gen. Tacomas

Notices

Whats a cv tear mean?

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 04-21-2012, 09:29 PM   #1
Mxer256 [OP] Mxer256 is offline
Senior Member
Mxer256 will become famous soon enough
 
Mxer256's Avatar
Name: Tyler
Joined: Feb 2011, #51906
Location: Mississippi
Gender: Male
Posts: 662
Mxer256's Tacoma Gallery
Whats a cv tear mean?

Ive been seeing a lot of people that are having their cv boot tearing....im not totally sure what that means...can someone explain to me what that means? and how to prevent it? Im about to put a lift on and tires but dont really offroad
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2012, 09:34 PM   #2
Senior Member
2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
2000GTacoma's Avatar
Joined: Jan 2011, #50183
Location: Snow Hill NC
Gender: Male
Posts: 2,101
2000GTacoma's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mxer256 View Post
Ive been seeing a lot of people that are having their cv boot tearing....im not totally sure what that means...can someone explain to me what that means? and how to prevent it? Im about to put a lift on and tires but dont really offroad
on a 4wd truck the front wheels are driven by cv axles. the axles have a cv joint which can flex in any directions. around these joints are boots that are made of rubber which can fail. thus leading to grease leaking out and dirt getting in causing a failure
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2012, 09:35 PM   #3
Banned
whippersnapper02 is one of the sharper tools in the shedwhippersnapper02 is one of the sharper tools in the shedwhippersnapper02 is one of the sharper tools in the shedwhippersnapper02 is one of the sharper tools in the shedwhippersnapper02 is one of the sharper tools in the shedwhippersnapper02 is one of the sharper tools in the shedwhippersnapper02 is one of the sharper tools in the shedwhippersnapper02 is one of the sharper tools in the shedwhippersnapper02 is one of the sharper tools in the shedwhippersnapper02 is one of the sharper tools in the shedwhippersnapper02 is one of the sharper tools in the shed
Name: Christian
Joined: Dec 2009, #27905
Location: Yorba Linda, CA
Age: 30
Gender: Dude
Posts: 35,292
whippersnapper02's Tacoma Gallery
Send a message via AIM to whippersnapper02
You don't have CVs so don't worry about it.
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2012, 09:36 PM   #4
Mxer256 [OP] Mxer256 is offline
Senior Member
Mxer256 will become famous soon enough
 
Mxer256's Avatar
Name: Tyler
Joined: Feb 2011, #51906
Location: Mississippi
Gender: Male
Posts: 662
Mxer256's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by 2000GTacoma View Post
on a 4wd truck the front wheels are driven by cv axles. the axles have a cv joint which can flex in any directions. around these joints are boots that are made of rubber which can fail. thus leading to grease leaking out and dirt getting in causing a failure
Alright thanks! I love learning new stuff about tacos...but good thing i dont have to worry bout this hahaa
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2012, 09:37 PM   #5
You're no good to me dead
BulletToothTony is one of the sharper tools in the shedBulletToothTony is one of the sharper tools in the shedBulletToothTony is one of the sharper tools in the shedBulletToothTony is one of the sharper tools in the shedBulletToothTony is one of the sharper tools in the shedBulletToothTony is one of the sharper tools in the shedBulletToothTony is one of the sharper tools in the shedBulletToothTony is one of the sharper tools in the shedBulletToothTony is one of the sharper tools in the shedBulletToothTony is one of the sharper tools in the shedBulletToothTony is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
BulletToothTony's Avatar
Name: You can call me Susan if it makes you happy.
Joined: Feb 2008, #4833
Gender: Trans
Posts: 9,757
BulletToothTony's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by whippersnapper02 View Post
You don't have CVs so don't worry about it.
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2012, 09:37 PM   #6
Mxer256 [OP] Mxer256 is offline
Senior Member
Mxer256 will become famous soon enough
 
Mxer256's Avatar
Name: Tyler
Joined: Feb 2011, #51906
Location: Mississippi
Gender: Male
Posts: 662
Mxer256's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by whippersnapper02 View Post
You don't have CVs so don't worry about it.
haha yeah i know....i just like learning all i can about them
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2012, 09:37 PM   #7
Mxer256 [OP] Mxer256 is offline
Senior Member
Mxer256 will become famous soon enough
 
Mxer256's Avatar
Name: Tyler
Joined: Feb 2011, #51906
Location: Mississippi
Gender: Male
Posts: 662
Mxer256's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by BulletToothTony View Post

Haters gonna preciate!
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2012, 09:38 PM   #8
Senior Member
2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed2000GTacoma is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
2000GTacoma's Avatar
Joined: Jan 2011, #50183
Location: Snow Hill NC
Gender: Male
Posts: 2,101
2000GTacoma's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mxer256 View Post
haha yeah i know....i just like learning all i can about them
nothing wrong with learning bud
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2012, 09:39 PM   #9
Your Unique, Just Like Everyone Else
TacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
TacoBran's Avatar
Name: Brandon
Joined: Nov 2011, #66278
Location: Peoria, AZ
Age: 33
Gender: Male
Posts: 861
TacoBran's Tacoma Gallery
Another thread talking about them now lol

http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/1st...ml#post4964605
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2012, 09:39 PM   #10
Almost there
08pretaco is one of the sharper tools in the shed08pretaco is one of the sharper tools in the shed08pretaco is one of the sharper tools in the shed08pretaco is one of the sharper tools in the shed08pretaco is one of the sharper tools in the shed08pretaco is one of the sharper tools in the shed08pretaco is one of the sharper tools in the shed08pretaco is one of the sharper tools in the shed08pretaco is one of the sharper tools in the shed08pretaco is one of the sharper tools in the shed08pretaco is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
08pretaco's Avatar
Name: Oliver
Joined: Sep 2008, #9502
Location: az
Age: 25
Gender: Dude
Posts: 9,166
08pretaco's Tacoma Gallery
learn away

http://www.4x4wire.com/toyota/maintenance/cv_axle/
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2012, 09:40 PM   #11
Mxer256 [OP] Mxer256 is offline
Senior Member
Mxer256 will become famous soon enough
 
Mxer256's Avatar
Name: Tyler
Joined: Feb 2011, #51906
Location: Mississippi
Gender: Male
Posts: 662
Mxer256's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by TacoBran View Post
Another thread talking about them now lol

http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/1st...ml#post4964605
haha my bad i havent seen any other then the people it happens to and how to fix it and it never really explains it!
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2012, 09:41 PM   #12
Mxer256 [OP] Mxer256 is offline
Senior Member
Mxer256 will become famous soon enough
 
Mxer256's Avatar
Name: Tyler
Joined: Feb 2011, #51906
Location: Mississippi
Gender: Male
Posts: 662
Mxer256's Tacoma Gallery
Talking

Quote:
Originally Posted by 08pretaco View Post
Now ill be up all night and wake up in my closet not knowing what happened...thanks
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2012, 09:42 PM   #13
Your Unique, Just Like Everyone Else
TacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
TacoBran's Avatar
Name: Brandon
Joined: Nov 2011, #66278
Location: Peoria, AZ
Age: 33
Gender: Male
Posts: 861
TacoBran's Tacoma Gallery
Haha looks like you asked for info and now you've got tons lol
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2012, 09:44 PM   #14
Mxer256 [OP] Mxer256 is offline
Senior Member
Mxer256 will become famous soon enough
 
Mxer256's Avatar
Name: Tyler
Joined: Feb 2011, #51906
Location: Mississippi
Gender: Male
Posts: 662
Mxer256's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by TacoBran View Post
Haha looks like you asked for info and now you've got tons lol
Yeah i know! Thats whats so good about this sight! lots of cool people and help and sick trucks...just wish there were offroad trails here just about every state but Mississippi has good off road trails...all we have are boggs
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2012, 09:52 PM   #15
Your Unique, Just Like Everyone Else
TacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shedTacoBran is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
TacoBran's Avatar
Name: Brandon
Joined: Nov 2011, #66278
Location: Peoria, AZ
Age: 33
Gender: Male
Posts: 861
TacoBran's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mxer256 View Post
just wish there were offroad trails here just about every state but Mississippi has good off road trails...all we have are boggs
Sorry cant help you there LOL
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2012, 09:54 PM   #16
Mxer256 [OP] Mxer256 is offline
Senior Member
Mxer256 will become famous soon enough
 
Mxer256's Avatar
Name: Tyler
Joined: Feb 2011, #51906
Location: Mississippi
Gender: Male
Posts: 662
Mxer256's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by TacoBran View Post
Sorry cant help you there LOL
Well i guess they just added it on the regions!!!!!!!! but no one does it much
  Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Tear Drop Trailer Rellik01 Towing 18 07-21-2013 08:41 AM
CV Boot Tear 53flattie 2nd Gen. Tacomas 21 05-28-2012 11:31 PM
Anybody ever have a Meniscus Tear in their knee? missileman125fw Sports, Hobbies & Interests 33 01-10-2010 02:55 PM
WARNING...this may bring a tear... chris4x4 Off-Topic Discussion 13 12-24-2008 05:05 PM
Wear n tear with these?? cbcs1987 Suspension 5 09-01-2008 12:23 PM


Copyright © 2014 Tacoma Forum. Tacoma World is not owned by, or affiliated with Toyota Motor Corporation.