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Old 10-06-2009, 07:50 AM
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Axle Fluid Schedual

How often does the fluid need to be changed in the axles? I was reviewing my owners manual and it seems they do it pretty often, but I don't know that mine has ever been drained and replaced...

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Old 10-06-2009, 08:00 AM   #2
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i don't know how often they need to be changed, but i know that they should be changed after you go through mud and water b/c it can get in through the breather tubes. i change the diff fluid several times a year in my cj, but i have only changed it once in 68K miles on my tj . i think it is recommended that you change it every 15K, though.

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Old 10-06-2009, 08:11 AM
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Good TJ is nearing 97k so maybe it's time. lol
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Old 10-06-2009, 09:09 AM   #4
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In order to change the fluid you just need to pull off the diff cover to drain it and then fill her back up?
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