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Pinion Flange

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Pinion spline counts differ between the OEM Toyota FJ Cruiser gears and those of the Tacoma. It followed that the pinion flange had to be changed to a Tacoma model. The driveshaft bolt pattern is slightly different between the two vehicles, and so a new set of holes had to be drilled. Mike started by finding a sleeve that fit the pinion nut bore.

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