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Identify the part

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by Stickseler, Nov 29, 2002.

  1. Stickseler

    Stickseler 3/4 ton status

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    Does my rear end have a locker, is it open, or can you tell from a pic??

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  2. mudhog

    mudhog THEGAME Staff Member Super Moderator

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  3. Stickseler

    Stickseler 3/4 ton status

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    /forums/images/graemlins/frown.gif Thanks...Thats kinda what I thought, but I wouldnt know a locker if it hit me in the head /forums/images/graemlins/grin.gif
     
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    Gov Lock Limited slip aka the "Grande Locker". your glove box sticker with have a code G80.
     
  5. Stickseler

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    Thanks Grim, I'll check the code tomorow. I guess I'll put in the aditive stuff that the NAPA guy gave me.
     
  6. Bubba Ray Boudreaux

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    That my esteemed colleague is a Gov-lock............. /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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    Grim-Reaper 3/4 ton status Author

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    Yeah you need to use the addative. It will chatter without it. The addative is a Friction modifier for the clutches. The clutches are behind the side gears. You can just see the edges if you look.
     
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    mudhog THEGAME Staff Member Super Moderator

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    thats a gove lock? sorry i thought it was open /forums/images/graemlins/blush.gif my bad lol
     
  9. Stickseler

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    God I love this place 30 minutes and all the right answers /forums/images/graemlins/grin.gif
     
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    speaking of that...when you took your cover out do you drian the oil first or just take the cover right of then fill it back up when its on?
     
  11. tRustyK5

    tRustyK5 Big meanie Staff Member Super Moderator GMOTM Winner Author

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    Taking the cover off is how you drain the gear lube. I leave a couple of bolts on finger tight at the top of the cover and then use a flat screwdriver to pry the bottom outwards a little. A large catch pan works best because it can be messy!

    There is a fill plug for filling after the cover is re-installed.

    Rene
     
  12. Stickseler

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    What Rene said /forums/images/graemlins/grin.gif
     
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    how often should it be changed?
     
  14. tRustyK5

    tRustyK5 Big meanie Staff Member Super Moderator GMOTM Winner Author

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    Once a year should be fine...unless you just wheeled it in deep mud or water. Then it should be done as soon as you get home...

    Brake Kleen works best for cleaning the guts.

    Rene
     
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    ok cool! thanx.. /forums/images/graemlins/grin.gif
     

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