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F 150 3L55 88 1010 what type of rear end is this

Looking to replace differential

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Well it can be quiet a job the truck is 13yr old and all the nuts and bolts get rusted and will have to be cut off probly. The dealers go over board some times on what needs to be fixed. What i would try first is remove the rear diff cover and drain all the grease out go to napa or a parts store and buy a product/grease called lucas oil and fill the diff with this and give it a try first if all elese fails i would look around at a junk yard for a used rearend and have them put it in probly be the cheapest way .

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Here is a website that specializes in diff. covers. I'd say look them up and give them a call and I'm sure they can get you fixed up. http://www.oasisdifferentialcovers.com/dodge.html

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8.8 Axle = 28-38 ftlbs

7.5 Axle = 18-28 ftlbs

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SOURCE: were do you refill rear end differential on 98

On the rear differential there will either be a metal plug or a rubber plug. The metal plug can be removed with a 3/8-inch drive ratchet. the rubber plug can be removed with a small screwdriver. Faceing the axle from the rear will see the plug to the right side on the cover plate. Remember to also check the front differential as well. Hope this will help you.

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SOURCE: my rear differential is leaking

Low oil will cause the differetial to swallow it's gears.

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