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Old June 3rd, 2010, 12:06 PM   #1
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NP205 front output bearings?

The front yoke on my NP205 is not tight. It has probably 1/8" radial play in it - is this just a set of worn bearings? I haven't pulled the front of one of these apart, but I understand theres a front bearing and a rear "pilot" bearing. Would both need to be replaced?
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Old June 3rd, 2010, 12:09 PM   #2
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Usually it's the front bearing that supports the yolk that goes first. Mine was wasted and all the others were fine. Easy fix.
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Old June 3rd, 2010, 12:17 PM   #3
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Usually it's the front bearing that supports the yolk that goes first. Mine was wasted and all the others were fine. Easy fix.
where'd you get your new one?
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I ordered a complete bearing set from ORD because I was rebuilding it and upgrading parts at the same time.
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Old July 1st, 2010, 11:21 AM   #5
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where'd you get your new one?
Jer if you're looking for a kit or anything D&E around 10 mile and John R or so might have it, or, I bought mine in pontiac at Gordon Automotive. The sell all sorts of trans parts, and some t-case parts. $125 for the entire rebuild kit. Just don't use the figure 8 gasket from it, it will be too thin and you'll damage your adaptor. Luckily I measured and caught it. They also had the correct thick gasket for $7 too though. If you just want one bearing take it out and read the numbers, and go to a bearing place, it'll be dirt cheap.
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