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Rear end failing. Again....

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Old 06-23-2013, 08:32 PM
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My rear end is howling on decel. Dope is full, no play in shaft. Amy idea what is going wrong??

This is not the first rear diff issue I've had.
 
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Old 06-23-2013, 09:03 PM
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Howling on deceleration usually means a bad outer pinion bearing. You said again - what was done to fix it the first time?
 
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Old 06-23-2013, 09:10 PM
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It's failed 3 other times.

1st fail was pinion nut back off
2nd fail was carrier bearings, new gears, bearings
3rd fail was pinion nut again, complete new axle
 
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Ugh. That totally sucks.
 
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Sounds like the tech's that worked on it didn't do a proper job or didn't know what they were doing. First time should have taken care of the problem, period.
 
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