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    RC Turnbuckle Jr. JimmyNeutron's Avatar
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    Speed Guide: Axle replacement

    Remove fasteners tagged in red.
    Slide what is tagged in green.







    Then slide back.








    This entire process takes me less than 5 minutes.
    I performed this on the rear, but the front is very similar... and actually easier because you can turn the knuckle.
    Whatever it is I just typed... could be wrong.

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    Nice write up!
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    RC Turnbuckle Jr. JimmyNeutron's Avatar
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    I figured it was needed since there was a thread recently that the poster had removed the entire knuckle to get the axle out.
    lol
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    ^ Ha ha ya I saw that! Guess this might help.
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    great write ups for the noobs. wonder if you could lump them together some how and put them in a sticky for the beginners.

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    Yeah I agree. Thanks for the write up. These speed guides are great. Should be in a sticky for sure

    Used the one to get the diff out and worked like a charm.


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    Quote Originally Posted by rizz0d View Post
    great write ups for the noobs. wonder if you could lump them together some how and put them in a sticky for the beginners.

    That would be a good idea. Hmmmmmmmmm
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    I have been having an issue with getting the axles bac into place with the outer wheel bearing not fitting onto the stub axle correctly and I have to hit and force the bearing on...any thoughts on why this is happening and or solutions?
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    The hole where the pin holds the hub in place gets burrs from the slamming force it takes.
    I have a small fine flat file for dressing the stub end when that is needed.just a few strokes will usually be all that's needed


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    Yup... Jamann is correct. Just slight burrs that keep the bearing from wanting to slip on.
    Whatever it is I just typed... could be wrong.

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