That axle is gone, along with the housing. This means the entire rear end needs to be replaced.

Differential gears are still good, though.
The...bearings? I’m not even sure.
The brake shoes. Wow, that’s a lot of gunk.
Axle shaft housing. Note the metal scoring up top, where the axle had been grinding against. Oh, and all the metal shavings...


And the star of today’s episode of Killer Queen...

I am seriously considering having the service shop source a brand new replacement, instead of going for used. Problem is, I’m not sure where I could get one for a reasonable price, and it needs to be a 3.27:1 Trac-loc limited slip differential that came with my 2010 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor.


This is going to hurt the bank.