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transfer case and differential maintenance?

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by The tacoman, Nov 30, 2009.

  1. Nov 30, 2009 at 1:52 PM
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    The tacoman

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    I was getting ready to change the oil in my front differential and transfer case. I have already done the the rear differential, but was just under there looking and the front seems to be a little more difficult than the back. Would anyone mind telling what all I need to remove to be able to get to these? I had looked for a write up, but couldn't find one. Also what kind of oil is recommended for the transfer case? If anyone knows of a write up or has pictures they would be greatly appreciated.
     
  2. Nov 30, 2009 at 2:44 PM
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    linkfeeney

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    for as i know, the front uses a hex key
    the haynes manual says the front and the rear are the same in the procedures wise.
    Un-screw, drain, fuel... same as a transfer case
     
  3. Nov 30, 2009 at 4:02 PM
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    Awesome, thanks. one more question, how many quarts in the transfer case? Sorry i don't have my manual i know this could be easily answered in there.
     
  4. Dec 18, 2009 at 2:10 PM
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    Death_Stalker

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    no write up on this ..... hummmm CHRIS 4x4 needs to get back to work ...:D
     
  5. Dec 18, 2009 at 2:13 PM
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    Death_Stalker

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    i dont worry abt it i have a 2x4 pre-runner hence no Transfer case i dont liketo mess with the transmission anyways ...
     
  6. Dec 19, 2009 at 8:39 AM
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    I believe it's a little over a quart, thats what came out when I did mine
     
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