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Removing rear axle seals for a 1986 S-15 Jimmy

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Pull the rear wheels,take off the diff cover,remove the 5/16 pin that holds the big pin,pull the big pin ,push in on the axles,remove the 2 c clips that are on the axles and slide the axles out.If the axle shaft is worn by the bearing,an axle -saver bearing is available. If the axle is ok just pull the seal ,drive the new one in and re-assemble.

Posted on Apr 10, 2011

  • Ronald lott Mar 18, 2015

    I've done all that I've even pulled the 1'1/4 nut off of the pinon shaft and that is the shaft I can't get out I'm using a 3lb slug and it will not come out what can I do



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