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axle u joint cover?? need help pic

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by stoney126, Apr 7, 2007.

  1. stoney126

    stoney126 1/2 ton status

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    Hey all im in the middle of attempting to change the u joints. The axle is a 8lug 10 bolt. I have the c- clips out but how do I get the covers off? Is it part of the cap for the u-joint?

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  2. stoney126

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    anyone?
     
  3. 4X4HIGH

    4X4HIGH 1 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    What you are calling a "cover" is the actual u-joint cap. You need to get yourself a u-joint/ball joint tool to do it properly or beat the crap out of it to get it apart.
     
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    hmm ok, i always thought it was like the driveshaft ujoint. Ok off to HF then
     
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    same thing
     

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