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Old 11-20-2013, 08:29 PM   #1
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jeep tj 2000 diff fluid change

Hi i want to change the fluid of my front, rear diffs and trans-axle.
is it me or the front diff theres only one plug ?? and also I cannot unscrew it with my ratchet is it ok to use a impact to unscrew it gently?

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Old 11-20-2013, 08:34 PM   #2
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Is it square (the drain plug)? If so, you can use a regular adjustable wrench. Mine was square.

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Old 11-20-2013, 09:43 PM   #3
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As long as it fits right it should a 3/8 drive ratchet on the front and a rubber plug on the rear. as for draining it you have to suck out the fill hole or remove the cover.
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as long as it fits right it should a 3/8 drive ratchet on the front and a rubber plug on the rear. As for draining it you have to suck out the fill hole or remove the cover.
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Old 11-21-2013, 01:01 PM   #5
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Differential Service

That is a great walkthrough.
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