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8 Unless you plan to reuse the bearings (which is stupid unless the truck has very few miles on it), the next step is to drive the pinion bearing races out of the housing. A long punch and a hammer are all you need, and there are access slots in the housing behind the races to make this a simple operation. Be careful not to gall any machined surfaces inside the housing. Now that the housing is completely empty, wash it thoroughly.