Grinding noise from rear differential.
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2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Question: Cost of a Rear Differential repair
Answer #1hemicuda March 15, 2010, 11:16Master
Have the wheel bearings and brakes checked as usually a bad rear differential will howl when driving not grind, you can find a shop here www.repairpal.com/directory
Answer #2Visitor, September 27, 2010, 15:35
Make sure you have the carrier bearings checked cause mine was doing the same thing and tore it apart and the carrier bearings were completely out.
Answer #3Hershey Kisses October 14, 2010, 15:21Rookie
What is he general cost for the 3rd member assembly replacement?
ReplyVisitor, February 09, 2011, 09:52
What make and model truck? Location? Third member, or differential gear carrier assembly repairs can be pricey and mostly not the problem. Verify, verify, verify the concern to make sure it is the problem before diving into unknown areas of repair. A typical ring and pinion gear set costs around 400 or less, plus axle bearings and seals, lubricants and include everything you need to make it as new. Labor ~$360. You can buy a complete used serviceable unit for <$150.