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Author Topic:   9" reaend
dirtracer23
Dirt Newbie

Total posts: 2
posted April 12, 2002 10:39 AM
ok here is a silly question.. I have to change the axle seal on my ford 9" and was just wondering since I have never had to do this before, is the hub held on with a snap ring or what.. it a GN floating readend..
Thanks for the help...

CUSTOMPERFORMANCE
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 464
posted April 12, 2002 02:36 PM
Floater hubs are held on with a nut and a lock ring similar to a front hub. You have to pry out 1-2 tangs on the lock ring which interlock on the nut before the nut will come off. Also some rearends have left and right hand threads on the nuts.

dirtracer14
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 333
posted April 12, 2002 10:47 PM UIN: 23443678
Mine has a left and right hand thread on my GN. Its not to bad to change one i have done it at the track when it was getting on the brakes.

dirtracer23
Dirt Newbie

Total posts: 2
posted April 13, 2002 10:36 AM
quote:
Originally posted by dirtracer14:
Mine has a left and right hand thread on my GN. Its not to bad to change one i have done it at the track when it was getting on the brakes.

hey thanks for the help craig.. its Ron and since I have not been able to get ahold of you thought this was the best way.
I figured it out after I psoted my message.
say are did you change your e-mail address again cause the one I have isn't working. Drop me a not when you can.

Thanks again..
Ron

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