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Old 10-08-2010, 10:08 PM   #1
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Question Right C-Clip on Dana 35 is not coming out.

I need help. I am replacing the spider gears with a locker and the right axle will not push in far enough to drop the C clip. Any suggestions?

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Old 10-08-2010, 10:24 PM   #2
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Give the flange a wack with a hammer, it'll move.

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Old 10-08-2010, 10:33 PM   #3
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motivate it.. also are you upgrading the shaft?
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No other upgrades. Just replacing the spider gears. I did this about eight years ago on my '98. I didn't remove the tires or anything. I guess I need to do this in order apply force.
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each jeep is different..use the least amount of force needed. Also go lite on the gas with the locker and 33's on stock shafts.
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Thanks for the help. I live in Central Florida, so mud and sand hills are all I have.
I will remove the tire and try tapping with a hammer.
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Done. Removed the tire and the drum and the axle slid right into the housing. In and out in 30 minutes. Thx!

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