Q: Problems removing Dodge Ram rear differential

asked by on February 07, 2017

Hello,

My car has 120020 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

The instructions for removing the rear differential assembly for your truck as follows: * Position the vehicle on a hoist (or jack stands) * Position a support under the axle assembly * Remove all the brake components * Remove the axle vent hose * Mark the driveshaft and flange, then remove the driveshaft * Remove the shocks * Remove the u-bolts * Remove the axle assembly from the vehicle

If you’ve done all of that correctly, the differential assembly should come right out. It is serviced separately from the leaf springs - they are not one unit.

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