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1998 Ford Expedition Question: how to install rear end spider gears

 

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jrke, 5.4L V8, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, September 03, 2009, 10:49
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removed right rear axle to install new axle studs turned diff spider gears fell out need to know how to re install spider gears back into place

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    dandd September 03, 2009, 17:31
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    This is not easy. Once they come out, you have to roll them in and they have to be engaged as you do so. It is a tricky little exercise that takes practice and lots of patience. I used to do trans/rear end work for Ford and I know how it can be very, very frustrating. Good Luck!

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