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I am trying to remove the differential on a dodge ram 1500 4*4. I was told that if you slide out both sides of the axle and unbolt the bearings the differential should fall out. but it seems to be stuck and want come out can you help?

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Rear I take it. Cover off. Push in slightly on axles & look at end of shaft inside housing. Small lip, then groove, then rest of axle to outside. Inside that groove should be a half moon "C" shaped retainer that needs to be taken out, then axles should slide right out if it's like a standard axle.One on both, just push axle in, and you should see it.
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