Rear differential refill - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > General Jeep Discussions > General Jeep Discussion

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 01-14-2011, 04:53 AM   #1
Newb
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 2
Rear differential refill

Accidentally broke the fancy funnel while changing the rear diff fluid so I rigged up the following quick fix gravity feed that worked great. You will need the following items: five feet or so of 1/2 or 3/4 clear tubing, tape, push broom. Cut one end of the tubing at 45 degree angle and insert in rear diff refill hole. Place the broom upright behind the rear passenger side wheel well. Thread the tube from the rear diff, over the rear shock and out thru the wheel well. Tape the tubing to the end of the push broom leaving the last three inches of the tubing free to connect your squeeze bottle of choice. Basically a gear oil IV with no mess and no time on your back. Hope this helps...happy trails.

Sent from my iPod touch using WF Access

Teneightbrah is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 01-14-2011, 04:58 AM   #2
Jeeper
 
Lawngnome's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Nowhere special in mid Michigan
Posts: 431
Images: 2
Do you have pic's?

__________________
Dreaming of my next upgrade
Lawngnome is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 01-14-2011, 05:11 AM   #3
Newb
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 2
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lawngnome
Do you have pic's?
I will attach a pic. Nothing sexy, but Mcguyver would be proud! The best part is no mess and no busted knuckles.

Sent from my iPod touch using WF Access
Teneightbrah is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 01-18-2011, 07:55 PM   #4
Jeeper
 
Reel Joy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Texas
Posts: 23
__________________
2009 Wrangler Unlimited 4x4
2010 Dodge 3500 DRW 4x4
2007 Parker 21SE
Reel Joy is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
thought I would post some pricing for all of you pat@fieldsauto.com JK General Discussion Forum 47 11-29-2010 11:06 AM
Rear differential cover rusting? 08_Sahara16 JK General Discussion Forum 10 09-19-2010 08:53 AM
Rear trackbar install problem after 4" lift domano 68 TJ Tech Forum 1 09-12-2010 08:44 PM
Build Sheet Question Boosta JK General Discussion Forum 5 08-24-2010 11:35 AM
Smittybilt Rear Bumper with Tire Carrier Installed! Rogue TJ General Discussion Forum 8 01-07-2009 01:11 AM



Download our Mobile App

» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:30 AM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC