No-Cost Axle Puller

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You can never have enough tools, but if you’ve been restoring cars long enough you have most of what you need. But for those starting out or building cars on a limited budget the key to building cars is to make the most of what you do have.

This same scenario applies when you are away from your tools at a junkyard pulling parts or broke down by the side of the road. Perhaps this is one thing we truly enjoy about the hobby, taking a close look at some problem then using a little innovation and common sense find a way to resolve the issue with the resources you have available.

We join Mark Simpson as he shows us a clever way to create an axle puller using the car’s rear brake drum on a classic 1967 Ford Mustang. Normally you would use an axle puller attachment on a slide hammer to get the job done but Simpson demonstrates this proven technique will also get the job done in short order with no cost.

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  1. Roland
    Roland

    Any tricks for taper axles other than three legged puller or making your own?

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