2005-2009 Polaris Ranger CV Axle & Boot Replacement

This Video covers how to remove inspect and replace a C/V axle and Boot on a 2008 Polaris Ranger. The process is very similar for other like models.


  • 14 MM Socket
  • 1/2 and 3/8 Ratchet
  • Axle Nut Socket
  • Jack &Jack Stand
  • Wheel Block
  • Slide Hammer 
  • Vise Grip
  • C/V Axle Grease
  • Clamp Crimp Tool
  • Cutters/Snips
  • Screw Driver
  • Pliers, Needle Nose

Brief Overview

  1. Loosen Wheel Lug Nuts
  2. Remove Dust Cap
  3. Remove Castle Pin and Castle Nut
  4. Raise Vehicle Remove Wheel
  5. Remove Brake caliper and secure.
  6. Remove Lower Ball Joint 
  7. Remove Spindle 
  8. Remove Axle from strut/Knuckle
  9. Remove C/V boot clamp
  10. Using Slide hammer and castle nut remove C/V Boot
  11. Clean and inspect components reassemble in reverse order