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where do i get....

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by NEK5, Oct 4, 2006.

  1. NEK5

    NEK5 3/4 ton status Premium Member

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    the tool that is used to put the hubs back together?
     
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    Do you mean the deep bearing retainer socket?
    Any auto parts store has them, about 10-15 bucks.
     
  3. NEK5

    NEK5 3/4 ton status Premium Member

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    yep, the one with the 4 prongs, thanks
     
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    You can get the 4 prong hub socet at about any parts store. Mine was like $20. At Autozone, they dont carry one for a gm 10 bolt front axle. I got mine from them for a ford D44 front axle and its the same thing.
    -Harrison
     
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    so thats the one i have to get?
     
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    Just tell them what you have. I have several different ones each one fits a variety of axles of different brands of trucks.
     
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    you need this to pull axle shafts (front) right?
     
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    LOL, that's Autozone for ya. :doah:

    Dana 44's and 10-bolts have the same outers, so the same hub socket would work on both

    -- A
     
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    Yup. Remove locking hub, caliper, undo Magic Hub Nuts with the Magic Hub Tool, and remove rotor/hub assy and spindle and bearings and such.

    Assembly is the reverse of removal, with the addition of swearing at losing bolts, etc.

    -- A
     
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    can`t leave that part out now can we:rolleyes:
     
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    whoa whoa wtf is a magic hub tool? or are you just bein a smartass? lol
     
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    smartass, DUH:rolleyes:
     
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    Yup, that's me. :D

    'Sides, if *you* have magic nuts, keep 'em to yourself and girlfriend/wife ... *I* want nuthin' to do with them :haha:

    -- A
     
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    well, then again.....maybe you do:eek1: :D
     
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    My nuts belong to my wife and nobody else thankaverramuch. :)

    -- A
     
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    thats not my fault, now is it?:D
     
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    okay now that we know where to get the hub socket, where in the world do we get the adjuster socket for the sleeve on the upper ball-joint???
     
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    :doah: were not gonna talk about that. i think i should go to bed now :haha:
     
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    Napa carries them. Owatanna Tool Corp 7080:

    http://www.otctools.com/products/detail.php?id=2295

    Snap-on has them, etc etc etc. Use that Search button and see my previous posts.

    -- A
     
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    just get a d60, dont bother puttin the 10b back together. thats what i did. took it apart, got it geared then found a d60. then parted out the 10b.
     

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