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Old November 18th, 2005, 11:50 AM   #1
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I was changing the gear lube out of my axles this past weekend when i noticed a bit of weepage out the right side. I'm also hearing a rythmic noise from the front right area when driving. How reliable are the axle seals if any and which end are they on? Are they easy to replace?
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Old November 18th, 2005, 12:15 PM   #2
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Bad bearing will cause the seal to leak. Pain in the ass to fix. Have to take everything off to get to them.
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Bearing on the pig end? I didn't think there was one one the wheel end aside from the hub/bearing assembly.
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yes they are at the pig end. All must be removed to fix. The rythmic sound is most likely bad bearings.
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