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1996 Nissan Sentra Question: How do I replace bearing on left side of gearbox where CV sit and turns?

 

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Mafube, Story City, IA, March 22, 2014, 12:28
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there is noise at the gearbox where the left inner CV gets in. Mechanic say there is a pilot bush/bearing which is worn out.

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    ProfessorG March 22, 2014, 12:37
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    It's normally a bushing, and you need a new set of tools to do the job.

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    Mafube, March 24, 2014, 12:26
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    what kind of tools do i need and what is the number/code for this bush?

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    pushrod March 22, 2014, 14:48
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    Is it leaking the lube out at that point?

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    Mafube, March 24, 2014, 12:27
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    no there is no leakage

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    pushrod, March 24, 2014, 14:43
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    Usually if the bushing is shot, so is the seal which should be leaking! Just a thought.

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    ziptie12 March 22, 2014, 16:00
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    How many miles on it and how long has it had this noise?................

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    Mafube, March 24, 2014, 12:29
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    200k and it started a month ago

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    ziptie12, March 27, 2014, 17:51
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    Pilot bearing/bushing is in the flywheel, should be changed when the clutch is done.Is the 'gearbox' manual or automatic?

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    Mafube, March 28, 2014, 10:55
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    manual

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