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    answer to transmission rattle!!

    So what is the best solution? Stock or aftermarket converter? Any particular brand? any other parts to consider? Thanks
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    answer to transmission rattle!!

    Is it possible to tighten the bolts without removing trans? Maybe remove starter and rotate flywheel? Thanks
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    Help with brakes

    Thank you very much for all the help. Here s what I found that worked best for me.. After hubs and bearings are pressed in reassemble the parking brakes on the bench. I layed the wheel flat, put the right hand shoe in place and put the spring/clip in place. Next I hooked the top spring to the...
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    Help with brakes

    The info on here is great and I have just finished replacing my wheel bearings and hubs. Now I am having trouble assembling my emergency brakes. I have searched extensively here and an only find threads showing the older style e brakes. Does anyone have pictures or diagrams on how to put the...
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    Rear Spindle/Hub Help

    CV shaft replacement So I used a block of wood to hammer out the rear half shaft from the differential. I accidently slipped and seperated the shaft at the CV joint and boot closest to the differential. Can these joints be put back together? Should you re-use these cv shafts or go new? The...
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    Rear Spindle/Hub Help

    I used a wheel hub pulled like I've seen on several posts here. Three lug nuts hold it on the hub and the puller bolt tightens against the spindle. Passenger side took very little effort on the puller. Splines seem to be corroded together on the drivers side.. I am putting tension on it with the...
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    Rear Spindle/Hub Help

    Yes passenger side came off fine. The splines are stuck on drivers side. How do I remove the CV shaft. Is there a clip and do I need a tool? Can you get after market cv or should I use motorcraft? Thanks
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    Rear Spindle/Hub Help

    Got timken hubs and bearings from Rock Auto. Having trouble with drivers side rear hub. Pulled won't take it off. Suspect splines on CV shaft. How do you remove rear cv shaft? Is there a way to save the shaft or should I replace it? Thanks for the advice...
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    Rear Spindle/Hub Help

    Thanks Icepickjazz, I thought it might be the CV shaft. If that is bad would it be the splines? If they look ok do I need to look any furthur? I have seen both of the posts you referenced and they are a big help. The rear post said the spindle nut was 36 mm and the front post said 30 mm...
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    Rear Spindle/Hub Help

    My 02 Explorer has been diagnosed with a bad wheel hub and bearing on the left front and a bad hub, bearing and spindle on the left rear. I have read the posts here about replacing the hubs and bearings but don't see a reference to a spindle on this year of vehicle.Is the spindle part of the...
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