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Spanner wrench for carrier side bearings?

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by fad2blk99, Aug 16, 2003.

  1. fad2blk99

    fad2blk99 1/2 ton status

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    Where can I get this???..... /forums/images/graemlins/confused.gif
     
  2. MTBLAZER89

    MTBLAZER89 3/4 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    On a 14bff right?
     
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    yup...
    14b f/f...
    I need the wrench to properly tighten down the adjusters and set backlash...
    Just not sure where I can get one...
     
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    4X4HIGH 1 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    You already have one in your tool box, it is called a phillips screw driver of the proper diameter. /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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    try a center punch or a small drift punch.
     
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    Yep I used a screwdriver to loosen and a drift to tighten. /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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    Thats what I used to pull it apart; but, can you guys really get it tight enough with that? How tight are those supposed to be? How long was the screwdriver/punch?
     
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    i know on the dodge 9.25 a torsion bar will work, maybe thats an option for the 14bolt.
     
  9. K5MONSTERCHEV

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    actually none of those come even close to the correct tool. I think ours is from the snap on guy. It makes the biggest difference with the corect tool!
     

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