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14b ff differential removal

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by stock93, Apr 22, 2004.

  1. stock93

    stock93 Registered Member

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    Is there a website or something documenting the procedure for doing this? Its not in my shop manual and I cant seem to get the differential out. Its stuck in there pretty good.

    John
     
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    you undid the bolts that hold the wire clooking clips in place right ? the clips that have the ends that go into those little holes you see on each side of the carrier at the side bearings ?

    good luck
     
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    Also not trying to make you sound bad, or stupid, but you did take the shafts out right???
     
  4. stock93

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    Yes I took the little c looking clips out that are bolted on. I also took the shafts out. It can get it to come about 1/3 of the way out but not all the way.

    John
     
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    time 4 BFH and BFprybar /forums/images/graemlins/waytogo.gif /forums/images/graemlins/hack.gif /forums/images/graemlins/weld.gif /forums/images/graemlins/grind.gif
     
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    [ QUOTE ]
    time 4 BFH and BFprybar /forums/images/graemlins/waytogo.gif /forums/images/graemlins/hack.gif /forums/images/graemlins/weld.gif /forums/images/graemlins/grind.gif

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    can't go wrong with that method....
     
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    try rotating the pinion end up and using a big punch, pound it out fromthe inside out /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif /forums/images/graemlins/hack.gif /forums/images/graemlins/weld.gif /forums/images/graemlins/grind.gif
     
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    Did that...didnt budge. I'm using a 16 lb bfh and a piece of 1 in round stock. Any other ideas.

    John
     
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    Loosen the udjuster sleeves/collars more (don't know the proper name for them in a 14B). I have pulled mine out a couple of times and always had to lossen the collars about 2.5 turns in each side and then it would fall out in my hands (it is pretty heavy the first time you catch it).
     
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    Ok. I completely feel like an idiot. I didnt realize there were threaded adjusters in the housing. Its out now. Thanks guys. Does anyone have a set of 14b ff adjusters just laying around in a junk axle? I kinda tore mine up.

    John
     
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    Try HERE.


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    I found that last night. Its what made me realize what I had done wrong.

    John
     

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