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Old 10-27-2010, 10:08 PM   #1
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Fastest way to remove ax15? w/ or w/out t-case?

Hey everyone I'm removing my tranny this weekend cause a bearing went bad. What would be the quickest or easiest way to remove it. Should I unbolt it from the t-case and pull just the tranny or pull them both as one unit?

And is there anything special I have to do to remove the tranny? I already know about the e-12 bolts up top but is there anything else?

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Old 10-28-2010, 12:21 AM   #2
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Pull the t-case and then pull the trans...it will be alot easier to handle

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Old 10-28-2010, 03:29 AM   #3
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If your only changing the throw bearing you don't even need to remove the trans/tcase entirely from the jeep, just disconnect the shift linkage, remove shifter & Driveshafts, unbolt the skid & Transmission and slide it back on a jack.
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Old 10-28-2010, 03:43 PM   #4
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im pretty sure its the input bearing so I will have to remove it entirely. Once I have all the bolts off the trans will it come off pretty easily? And about how much does it weigh?
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Old 10-28-2010, 05:18 PM   #5
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I hope you are going to replace the whole clutch kit .. not just the bearing!

Not sure if you been to this tutorial already ... but here it is:
1997 Jeep TJ Clutch Replacement
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