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Old 05-12-2011, 05:28 PM
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cv boot help!

ok gurus while i was changing the ball joint i seem to have made i tiny whole in my cv boot.... any solution other the replacing the whole thing?
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Old 05-12-2011, 05:43 PM
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Re: cv boot help!

how tiny is tiny? you dont want any water to get in there
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Re: cv boot help!

about this size "0" even smaller
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Re: cv boot help!

for something that small i would just try to seal it with an adhesive instead of replacing it. that is just me though.....
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Re: cv boot help!

what kind do you recommend ?
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Re: cv boot help!

if it real small use silicone.....get to it before grease comes out. rough it up a little with somke abrasive....then a blob of silicone. may hold for a while.
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yep, i would use some silicone to fill the hole
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Re: cv boot help!

well i ended up using perematex ultra black silicone last night. droved to work and seems to stop the grease, so lets see how long it holds
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Re: cv boot help!

seems to be holding....i look up prices fro cv boot and they are 50 and the hole axle assembly is 75 WTF!
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