Its sole purpose is prevent noise. This may contribute to premature pinion bearing wear if a vehicle is driven extensively in very low ambient temperatures. Regardless, call and … find out, only they can answer that. I'm going to tell you right now unless you have way too much money laying around you don't know what to do with you could probably put on whatever modifications you want to that and never break it. I went to the local autozone to pick up some 75W-90 synthetic gear oil. Call Surefire at 1-800-790-9094 for customer service, availability and technical assistance.
Supply the parts to your mechanic and save money. No tabs on yoke, unit filled with fluid. Important: Installing any friction modifier causes the clutch pack in the locking differential to slip and miss engagement. Small metal flakes and fine metal dust on the plug magnet are considered normal. The fluid looked like silver paint.
It might say limited slip but there shouldn't be much is any modifyer in it. Do you have a G80? I had plans to add some bolt on's for more horse power, but it seems that the diff can't even hald the 345 it has. I had a 350 from them in my 70 chevelle turned out to be a 383. There are a variety of seals. Just run 75w 90 all around. Important: Front axle assemblies with a vent hose connector assembly that is white in color do not need to be changed.
Please properly dispose of old fluid, most auto parts store will take your use oil. Of so, use any name brand I used mobile 1 synthetic oil. Water contamination of the axle lube also creates significant odor and forms corrosive conditions that will cause internal components of the axle to corrode. Limited slip differential posi G80. My last truck had the same statement in the owners manual, and as soon as I changed fluid the diff started chattering feels like two blocks of rubber slipping past one another. Now back to that avatar.
I love the truck, a blast to drive in the rain. . They are written to inform these technicians of conditions that may occur on some vehicles, or to provide information that could assist in the proper service of a vehicle. The G80 locker does not. Fill to a level between 6 and 9 mm 0.
I know they had an issue with vent tubes about 8-10 years ago and if you used the synthetic you could get leaks. Here is your best source for car and truck fluid capacity and oil specifications. Search by Year, Make, and Model overhaul kit that includes pinion bearing, pinion seal, carrier bearings, shim kit plus an internal kit for open differential that includes spider and side gears plus thrust washers and cross shaft. Those silver flakes are most likely the result of friction within the axles and wearing off metal. They are about the same price. These shavings are not detrimental to component operation and do not require component replacement. The diff's from a C3, Yukon Denali or an Escalade will fit, but they would have came with 3.
I look at synthetic as cheap insurance. Ask for a parts and labor warranty on the work. This is a dangerous tactic in this area, as each time the lock tab is bent back and forth it gets weaker and is more likely to fail. I remember reading it, might have been while I was at the shop though. Each of these part numbers is the same axle lubricant, with differences in packaging only. The gears break in and the result is metal in the oil. Should you choose to rebuild your own 9.
Front axles in the above-listed vehicles built before April 1, 2004 are manufactured with mineral-oil base axle fluid. I was just shocked at the amount of shavings at 68,000 miles. This number will not be published in the Labor Time Guide. Its a more fuel efficient choice Magnetic drain plugs in drive axles, transmissions and transfer cases are designed to attract metallic particles generated during normal operation and prevent them from passing through the gears or bearing. My guess is it is either the drain plug or oil filter. If you are changing your front diff fluid to synthetic and you should! Important: Front axle assemblies with a vent hose connector assembly that is white in color do not need to be changed.