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Just wanted to share my success story for those who may be on the fence about ordering chinese axles. I had a bad vibration most noticeable in 1st and 2nd gear (up to 40mph), under moderate to heavy acceleration.

Both axles had been replaced by the PO and looked to be in good shape. No cracks in the boots, no clicking. I replaced both regardless, and the front end vibration is now gone. :woot: This goes to show a visual test isn't adequate.

One was a Cardone select, the other was an Empi (Rock auto was out of stock on Cardones for the passenger side.) I paid $62 shipped for the left and $77 shipped for the right.

Hope this helps someone out there trying to track down a vibration issue!
 

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best of luck to your axles.
 

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Cardone select are the Chinese ones I believe.

Come back in a year and tell us how it turned out. Passenger side usually craps out first.
 

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The chinese are okay in replicating stuff, its just their gaskets and rubbers that suck.
 
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