live axle

noun

Definition of live axle

: the driving axle of any self-propelled vehicle the usual front axle of a passenger car is a dead axle and the rear axle is a live axlePrinciples of Automotive Vehicles

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“Live axle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/live%20axle. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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