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Author Topic:   QM Throw-Out Bearing???
Road52
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 10
posted May 25, 2004 06:14 PM  
Got a rebuild kit for my QM1 T/O Bearing. The dumb question of the day is.."how do I dis and reassemble this thing? Thanks in advance.
Road52

MOD75D
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 236
posted May 25, 2004 09:35 PM  
There is a spiral retaining ring on the back side(the side towards the trans) you have to remove that ring to take it apart BUT BE CAREFULL the spring inside is under pressure and it will pop when the retaining ring is removed. Once you have it apart you can replace the o-rings. I used ATF on the o-rings when I put it back together. It may take two people to get it put back together because you have to compress that spring and put the retaining ring in at the same time. Since I did it this way I havent had any trouble with mine. Good luck Bud.

sixwillwin
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 493
posted May 26, 2004 07:10 AM  
correct on all points...it is really an easy quick job, two people is a must...good luck

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Dman
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 270
posted May 27, 2004 07:22 AM  
It's pretty easy. DON'T use oil on the o-rings. Use brake fluid or brake assembly fluid only! Oil will dissolve the o-rings.

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