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Poor pinion brg separator

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by roadnotca, Jul 9, 2006.

  1. roadnotca

    roadnotca 3/4 ton status

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    The wedges couldn't hack it.:doah:

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  2. y5mgisi

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    woopsee!
     
  3. roadnotca

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    :haha: More like AS, now I'm stopped for a couple of days.:doah:
     
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    better hurry up man! BF is coming around the corner.....
     
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    are you trying to remove the pinion bearing ?
     
  6. roadnotca

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    Yep. Gotta minus the shim, got any tricks?
     
  7. roadnotca

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    :haha: I think I'll be done before you. What'dya say, loser transports the bumper(?).
     
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    oh, you're reshimming,,,i was just curious if you were installing a new bearing, was gonna saw just cut them off.
     
  9. roadnotca

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    Yeah, it was the new brg. Now I could cut it off. Of course, I won't know if the shim adjustment will be final so I have to be able to R&R a brg regardless. The process worked for the front diff pinion.:haha:
     
  10. K5MONSTERCHEV

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    Yeha, youll have to cut it off now. I guess quality matters alot, thats how I take them off everyday, however, I put it under the bearing, then slam it on the vise a few times, and it settels in between the bearing and pinion more, then just tighten it with my hands.
     

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