9-5. REAR DIFFERENTIAL CARRIER ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT/REPAIR/
If necessary, decrease backlash,
Step (3), (g) to move contact
patterns toward toe of ring gear
If necessary, increase backlash,
Step (3), (f) to move contact patterns
toward heel of ring gear teeth.
Install two cotter pins (11) that hold
two bearing adjusting rings (12) in
position. Install cotter pins (11)
through boss of bearing cap (10) and
between lugs of adjusting ring.
Minor concentrations of acetic acid
may be produced during application
of silicone RTV-732 sealing
compound. Adequate ventilation
should be provided when silicone
RTV-732 clear sealing compound is
applied in confined areas. Failure to
do so could cause respiratory
irritation, headaches and nausea.
Eye contact with silicone RTV-732
clear sealing compound may cause
irritation; if eye contact takes place,
flush eyes with water for 15 minutes
and have eyes examined by a doctor.
When installing differential carrier,
apply silicone RTV sealant to
bunting surface of the axle housing.
Install differential carrier (3) in axle housing (2).
Inside of axle housing and mounting flange where carrier fastens should be clean and
dry before installing carrier.