View Single Post
  #3  
Old 12-29-2005, 09:33 AM
Maddmatt Maddmatt is offline
Trail Ready
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Louisville
Posts: 337
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Rzeppa
These are easy gaskets to replace, but hard to scrape the old gasket and gunga off the old surfaces. Also, do NOT overtighten the two bolts that hold the top half of the housing onto the bottom half, it's easy to strip the alloy (don't ask me how I know this :-)
Word. Also lube up those bolts with your favorite pre-wrenching additive, WD40, etc... pretty well first. It's easy to break those bad boys off in the housing too. don't ask me how I know that.
-Matt
__________________
Matt
1996 4Runner
Reply With Quote