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131 1302 13 Big Behind Crush Sleeve Installed

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One of the most challenging parts of the assembly is crushing the crush sleeve for prescribed pinion bearing preload. We used a 3⁄4-inch impact wrench and hammered away at the pinion nut with a chain attached to the pinion flange until we reach the require 25 to 30 in-lb of preload.

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