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INSTALL DIFFERENTIAL SIDE GEAR SHAFT OIL

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by meafordmike, Sep 30, 2010.

  1. Sep 30, 2010 at 11:14 AM
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    meafordmike

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    Is there a good write-up on a how to change the axle diff seal on a 2nd gen, with pictures. I have searched and found some good 1st gen write-ups or a few PFD files but not much.
    Thanks in advance.​
     
  2. Sep 30, 2010 at 11:20 AM
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  3. Sep 30, 2010 at 11:45 AM
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    No But thanks. I was trying to use the technical term and forgot to say seal.
    The diff seal is what I am looking to replace.
     
  4. Oct 1, 2010 at 4:56 AM
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    The factory service manual does not have much info.

    Here it is.
     
  5. Oct 1, 2010 at 5:57 PM
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    Going to replace Diff seal tomorrow. I hope when I open it up I don't find the Diff bearing shot. If the bearing is destroyed what are my options?
     
  6. Oct 1, 2010 at 9:10 PM
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    Do you mean the pinion bearing or carrier bearings? Either way they are usually pressed on from what I have read. It takes a press or gear puller to remove them.

    Check out this site for gear and differential repair info
    http://www.gearinstalls.com
     
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