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Old 09-06-2009, 11:41 PM
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Rear diff leak

Hello, I just noticed my rear end is leaking where it connects to the U-joint. I believe it's the bushing in the front of it leaking. Does anybody have any DIY on this? this is or does it require removing a lot of the rear end? Thank in advance for any help.
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Old 09-07-2009, 12:02 AM   #2
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the pinion yoke? I've had mine leak before but always just took it to my local jeep mechanic to replace the seal. Sorry, I don't know anything about actually doing the repair. Someone here should be able to chime in.


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Old 09-07-2009, 06:37 AM   #3
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It's easy if its a non crush sleeve. Order a new seal and pinion nuts get extra. Never reuse a pinion nut! Remove DS, pinion nut, washer, pinion. Pry out the old seal install the new seal lube the seal reintall pinion, washer, new nut and torque to about 175ftlb This is for a d44! Check what rear you have and torque specs! This is general info on how I did mine!
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