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How do i get forn drive shaft off?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by dodgetruck91, May 22, 2003.

  1. dodgetruck91

    dodgetruck91 Registered Member

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    Im pulling my tranny, and i cant get the front drive seperated form the X case, is there a trick to do this? i unbolted the 4 bolts by the flange near the x cas and it did nothing. thanks, jon
     
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    SUBFAN 1/2 ton status

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    Crowbar????
     
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    Confedneck 3/4 ton status

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    do you own a hammer?
     
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    Confedneck 3/4 ton status

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    hammer much? and some penetrating oil
     
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    Just take it loose from the front and wrap something around the U-joint to keep the caps on. The shaft will still hang from the T-case but at least you can move it

    My $0.02
     
  6. dodgetruck91

    dodgetruck91 Registered Member

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    ok, i just didnt know if that was the right spot to remove it from the x case. the problome is im putting a new trans and x case in and i need to reuse the shaft, otherweise i wouldnt of cared.
     

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