Originally Posted by Nuzzy
Which apparently also looks like a Lockrite. I did not know that. Are they the same basic mechanisms?
No, they don't look the same. I just went Googling until I found some pics with decent detail. The two mechanisms function in the same manner, though.
This is the Lock-Right, which is what I found in my axle. Notice the oval hole in my pic where you can see the spring with a round hole on the opposite side? You can see those features in this illustration:
Besides having a different finish, the E-Z Locker does not have the round holes opposite the oval ones: