Axle Zerk Fitting???

Tedredamphi

Platinum Subscriber
Was cleaning up and rebuilding my axles and was wondering if zerk fittings could be installed to grease the spline between the two axle halves? Would be great to not have to remove the boot and dissassemble to grease. I seem to recall that the newer axles have a zerk fitting for this purpose.
Thanks,
Ted
 

Attachments

Midwest Amphicar

Worlds Largest Amphicar Destination
The other styles do have that. Carefully inspect Your tunnels INSIDE for wear. With the old style large axles and a worn trans or motor mount the axle rubs inside. I have seen them razor thin with the outside looking perfect. Later Dave the Wave
 

Ken Chambers

Platinum Subscriber
Ted, Mine have grease fittings for the spline as does this extra axle. Should be easy for a machine shop to add them.

---Ken Chambers


was wondering if zerk fittings could be installed to grease the spline between the two axle halves? Would be great to not have to remove the boot and dissassemble to grease. I seem to recall that the newer axles have a zerk fitting for this purpose.
Thanks,
Ted
 

Attachments

Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date
Jon March Amphi rear driveshaft & axle detail - Youtube video General Amphicar Discussion 3
SNOWBIRD Rear Axle repairs General Amphicar Discussion 1
Jon March Rear driveshaft & axle-assembly photo General Amphicar Discussion 0
Jon March Axle tube bushings - a followup question... General Amphicar Discussion 0
LSolheim Rear Axle Nut General Amphicar Discussion 2
LSolheim Axle Weights General Amphicar Discussion 3
Jacques B. Amphicar Axle shaft removal from the gearbox General Amphicar Discussion 5
rhysaccess Rubber front axle grease caps? General Amphicar Discussion 3
A Rear Axle U Joints - Bilge Pump Kit General Amphicar Discussion 0
S Rear Axle U-Joint? General Amphicar Discussion 6
cigarman Axle Tunnel repair (welded in wrong) General Amphicar Discussion 4
J Rear axle cover replacements ? General Amphicar Discussion 14
A Amphicar Rear Axle U-joints Late Style General Amphicar Discussion 0
A Rear Axle U-joints Now On Ebay General Amphicar Discussion 6
H Axle oil seals. General Amphicar Discussion 2
auburnamphi Rear Axle General Amphicar Discussion 1
Midwest Amphicar getting ready for some axle suck in Sabula General Amphicar Discussion 0
S Rear Dust / Grease Axle Caps General Amphicar Discussion 8
T Axle u-joints General Amphicar Discussion 3
Midwest Amphicar Axle install General Amphicar Discussion 9
D Kens front axle rubber caps - GET THEM ! General Amphicar Discussion 4
M FRONT AXLE BEARING GREASE CAPS General Amphicar Discussion 0
C RUBBER AXLE CAPS !!! General Amphicar Discussion 24
J AXLE CAPS !!! General Amphicar Discussion 0
D axle suck soon very soon General Amphicar Discussion 0
A Axle tunnel repair General Amphicar Discussion 0
B Rear Swing Axle Needed General Amphicar Discussion 1
R double axle trailer General Amphicar Discussion 1
T Shocks, axle boots General Amphicar Discussion 1
G Axle question General Amphicar Discussion 9
G rear axle. General Amphicar Discussion 1
C Rear Axle rebuilding General Amphicar Discussion 1
A REMOVING AXLE HOUSING WITH AXLE General Amphicar Discussion 1
K Axle sliipiing out of tranny General Amphicar Discussion 0
D axle- river General Amphicar Discussion 0
D help with axle idea ---- Great book General Amphicar Discussion 2
C Axle shaft removal General Amphicar Discussion 4
C rear axle boot General Amphicar Discussion 4
E Axle Tube Greasing General Amphicar Discussion 0
E Rear Axle Spline Compression Springs General Amphicar Discussion 2
E Axle Nut & Washer Sequence General Amphicar Discussion 0
E Axle Nut Torque General Amphicar Discussion 0
D Rear Axle Tunnel To Tranny Boots General Amphicar Discussion 3
W TIP; Split axle reassembly. General Amphicar Discussion 0
E Rear Axle Design General Amphicar Discussion 1
R single axle General Amphicar Discussion 0
R Axle success General Amphicar Discussion 0
A trouble with axle General Amphicar Discussion 0
S Front Axle Oil Seals General Amphicar Discussion 2
K rear axle arms, prop shaft, 66 lincoln General Amphicar Discussion 0
Similar threads


















































Top