rear axle housing

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banjo type

Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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  • rear axle housing, banjo type — A rear axle housing from which the differential unit may be removed while the housing remains in place on the vehicle. The housing is solid from side to side …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • rear axle housing, split type — A rear axle housing made up of several pieces and bolted together. The housing must be split apart to remove the differential …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • axle housing — An American term indicating a tubular housing which encloses the differential and half shafts along with their bearings. The British term is axle casing. Also see rear axle housing, banjo type rear axle housing rear axle housing, split type …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • axle housing banjo — See rear axle housing, banjo type …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • axle housing banjo type — See rear axle housing, banjo type …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • axle housing split — See rear axle housing, split type …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • axle housing split type — See rear axle housing, split type …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • housing — [1] The outer sleeve through which a brake or gear cable is pulled. The housing transmits an equal push to counter the pull on the inner cable. Traditional housing consists of a tight spiral of steel wire, usually coated with plastic. Newer… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • axle — An axle is a shaft on which the wheels revolve. A full floating axle is used to drive the rear wheels. It does not hold them on nor support them. A semi floating or one quarter floating axle is used to drive the wheels, hold them on, and support… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • housing banjo — See axle housing banjo rear axle housing, banjo type …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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