3. Install ring gear. Install bolts so internal diameter of
Place pinions and thrust washers on differential
ring gear prevents turning of hex head. Install ring
spider, lubricate, and set in position on installed side
gear bolt nuts and torque to 120 to 135 ft. lbs.
Position ring gear and flanged hub in press and apply
light press pressure to facilitate torquing nuts (Fig.
NOTE: It is very important that tang on each pinion
thrust washer engages groove in case halves as
shown by arrows in Fig. 104.
NOTE: Axle Part Nos. 130788, 131507, and 190010
are equipped with NoSPIN differentials. Refer to
Reassembly of Conventional Differential
3. Align match-marks and install remaining case half on
1. Lubricate and install thrust washer and side gear in
other case half assembly, making sure of full gear
differential case and ring gear assembly (Fig. 103).
engagement (Fig. 105). Install bolts and tighten to
Engage holes in thrust washer on dowels projecting
from thrust washer bearing surface in differential
NOTE: Some differential cases are held together with
thru bolts and self-locking nuts instead of bolts in
tapped holes. The bolt heads must extend from the
ring gear side of the case assembly.