9-5. REAR DIFFERENTIAL CARRIER ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT/REPAIR/
Gap (B) of 0.015 - 0.030 in.
(0.38 - 0.76 mm) is normal between
bevel pinion bearing seal (36) and
bearing cage (30). Check gap at
several points. Difference between
the largest and smallest gap
measurement must not exceed
0.010 in. (0.25 mm).
Install companion yoke (9) with
deflector (35), washer (32), and
Adjust thickness of shim pack for
new bevel pinion (29) and ring
gear (18) set.
If a new bevel pinion and ring gear
set is installed, or if the depth of
bevel pinion has to be adjusted,
calculate the needed thickness of
the shim pack using following
Use a micrometer to measure
thickness of old shim pack (34)
removed from under bearing
cage (30). Record measurement.
Read cone variation number on
spigot end of old bevel pinion (29).