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diff relief tube change

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by bee32, Nov 28, 2001.

  1. bee32

    bee32 1/2 ton status

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    anybody ever changed out it the vent tube in the rear diff? can you do it or is it something beyond my capabilities? I'm talking about the conector for the tube the little plastic peice that the hose fits on.

    Brian
    83 K-5 4" on 35's
     
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    I did it. Mine popped right out, it doesn't thread in or anything. Got the new one at the dealer for $6, but it fit real loosely, so I JB Welded it on there

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  3. bee32

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    thanks. My whole thing looks like an add for jb weld. My plug striped out so I thaught oh I'll just drill and then retap the threads well that didn't work so I put jb there than I drill a whole thruogh the cover and yesterday away from everything I lost the plug so I had to jb that too so I could get home and that's when I broke the thing. Gonna manufacture something up tomoorow and change the plastic peice. Thanx

    Brian
    83 K-5 4" on 35's
     

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