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T-case weight question

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by hidesertwheelin, Jan 27, 2007.

  1. hidesertwheelin

    hidesertwheelin 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    Anyone know how much a NP241 weights? Can I pull it out by myself?
     
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    gmc4cw 1/2 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    I do not know the exact weight, but yes you can pull it yourself. I have pulled ones laying on my back and bench pressing them in and out. the input shaft will help hold it on once all the bolts are out.
     
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    using the "weigh yourself" then "weigh yourself holding the part" on the bathroom scale method tells me roughly 85 lbs with some fluid. you can pull it by yourself with a floor jack and it wont be all that tough imo
     
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    Agreed, but you may want to get some assistance in putting it back in.
     
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    I pulled mine out alone and replaced it with a dubbler(much heavyer) using a harbor freight trans jack.
    If you want to drive out here, you can borrow it
     
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    Yeah, it's not too hard to do by yourself. I've done several. NP205/203.... well thats a different story.
     
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    hahahahaha no kidding. i remember when i pulled my 203. i could barely lift that case by itself.
     
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    If that thing weighs 85 lbs, my scale would break.:haha: :haha: :haha:
     
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    yeah mine was just a hair over what it would read.
     

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