REAR DIFFERENTIAL CARRIER ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT - CONTINUED
REMOVAL - CONTINUED
Use a sling placed around the bevel pinion, behind companion yoke (9) to lift and support the differential carrier (2) dur-
Use a leather or rubber mallet to loosen the differential carrier (2) in the axle housing.
Carefully remove the differential carrier (2) from the axle housing (3).
Place differential carrier (2) on suitable stand or bench with ring gear up and clamp securely.
See Cleaning instructions (WP 0316 00).
See Inspection instructions (WP 0317 00.
Minor concentrations of acetic acid may be produced during application of silicone RTV-732 sealing
compound. Adequate ventilation must be provided when silicone RTV-732 sealing compound is applied
in confined areas. Failure to do so could cause respiratory irritation, headaches and nausea. Eye contact
with silicone RTV-732 sealing compound may cause irritation. If eye contact takes place, flush eyes
with water for 15 minutes and have eyes examined by a doctor.
Particles blown by compressed air are hazardous. DO NOT exceed 15 psi (103 kPa) nozzle pressure
when drying parts with compressed air. Use a maximum of 30 psi (207 kPa) when cleaning compo-
nents. DO NOT direct compressed air against human skin. Failure to follow this warning may cause
injury or death. Make sure air stream is directed away from user and other personnel in the area. To pre-
vent injury, user must wear protective goggles or face shield.
Be sure bearing caps of differential fit inside lugs inside of axle housing. Do not force differential into hous-
ing or damage will occur to housing and differential.
When installing differential carrier, apply silicone sealant to the mounting surface of the axle housing.
Inside of axle housing and mounting flange where carrier fastens should be clean and dry before install-