Use our online shopping cart, just double click the part number and see additional information, add to cart or proceed to check out. It's been almost a month. By hand place the bolts through just enough to keep thebolt in without falling out. I believe over the past 5 years or so the front diffs are now compatible with synthetic. That's why the first service, it's good to do it early to get that out of there. I was just shocked at the amount of shavings at 68,000 miles. Okay listen up, it depends if you have a locking differential or not, if you have a locking differential do not add friction modifier because you will ruin the clutches, if it is a locking differential in other words posi-traction use your standard 80W-90, and if it is not a lockup use 75W-140 synthetic gear oil the front will take about 2qt and the rear will take almost 3qt, you may have to call the dealer give them your Vin number and have them tell you if you have locking differential or not.
Unfortunately there is no easy fix here as the transmission must be removed to replace the combination slave cylinder and throwout bearing. Do you have a G80? This may contribute to premature pinion bearing wear if a vehicle is driven extensively in very low ambient temperatures. Do you see any problems using synthetic gear oil in the front axle? I had trouble finding my differential capacity in my owners manual at first as well but,and I'm not saying you're wrong,I'd be thouroughly surprised if it isn't there. Changing break fluid in Chevrolet Silverado 2001 is also is a simple task. To place an order please call the order at 888-824-2012 or toll free. The sound is clearest at :38, , and in the video.
Use our online shopping cart, just double click the part number and see additional information, add to cart or proceed to check out. Front axles in the above-listed vehicles built before April 1, 2004 are manufactured with mineral-oil base axle fluid. . Of so, use any name brand I used mobile 1 synthetic oil. Should you choose to rebuild your own 9.
Use a high quality 75W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube. If you want to change:. When adding, be sure to fill to the appropriate level, as recommended in user manual for your Chevrolet Silverado 2001. After time, the slave cylinder fails to release the clutch completely. In the owners manual and Chilton service manual the fluid recommended for the rear ends on these trucks is suppose to be 75W-90 synthetic, probably because of the G80. Just run 75w 90 all around. Synthetics and dinos all have additive packages that include seal conditioners to control seal swell, shrinkage, and hardening.
I remember reading it, might have been while I was at the shop though. In my case the cover has e … ssentially turned to rust from road salt. I didn't say it would work, but you get the picture, right? Each of these part numbers is the same axle lubricant, with differences in packaging only. What are you guys using in your front axles? They are written to inform these technicians of conditions that may occur on some vehicles, or to provide information that could assist in the proper service of a vehicle. We have this information and we give it to you for free.
Just run 75w 90 all around. Take the bolt out of the left drivers side side of the housing and then take the nut off from the right passenger side side of the housing this will expose your the … rmostat. How closely do you need to match the gear oil viscosity of 80W-90? I don't think mine was listed under regualr capacities and I didn't think it was there at first either but after i dug through a lot of stuff,i found it. It might say limited slip but there shouldn't be much is any modifyer in it. It might say limited slip but there shouldn't be much is any modifyer in it.
Long story short, either are just fine. My question, why can't I find a regular brand name 80-90??? Attach your hand pump to the container of new differential fluid. The yellow stuff that comes out of the front diff at least mine is very strange. For vehicles that have the axle lubricant changed, the front axle vent hose connector assembly will need to be inspected. There is a tapered bearing and a roller bearing inside.
Assuming it's the first one. If the vent hose connector is black in color, it will need to be changed so that the O-ring seal is compatible with the synthetic lubricant. This may contribute to premature pinion bearing wear if a vehicle is driven extensively in very low ambient temperatures. I know they had an issue with vent tubes about 8-10 years ago and if you used the synthetic you could get leaks. . What are you guys using in your front axles? Small metal flakes and fine metal dust on the plug magnet are considered normal. I am just looking for some information before I tear the front differential apart.
Do not add anything either way though. No, looked silver coming out. This number will not be published in the Labor Time Guide. The G80 is a locker and requires no lsd additives. If the vent hose connector is black in color, it will need to be changed so that the O-ring seal is compatible with the synthetic lubricant.
Your Chevy will take about 2 pints of differential oil. The easiest type of technical maintenance is changing engine oil, axles oil, manual and automatic transmission oil. Important: Front axle assemblies with a vent hose connector assembly that is white in color do not need to be changed. I wish I knew,today I loose all 4 and set out in the sun, 20 min later, when Im ready to install, the skid plate is so hot I cant touch it, have to hold it with tower. In an awd, don't you use the front just as much as the rear? Many people saved thousands of dollars by doing some technical service procedures for their Chevrolet Silverado 2001 by themselves. Follow us on - - This site is not owned or operated by General Motors Company. Use our online shopping cart, just double click the part number and see additional information, add to cart or proceed to check out.