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Old June 17th, 2011, 09:08 PM   #1
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Default 97 ram 2500 brake rotor/ wheel berring help

ok i know how this sounds "like im an idiot", but i am doing a brake job on my 97 2500 ram with a dana 60 front and i can't get the wheel berring/brake rotor to come off. i have removed the caliper, axle nut, and the 4 bolts that attach the wheel berring to the knuckle. am i missing somthing???? And yes i have tried th BFH. thanks
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Old June 17th, 2011, 09:36 PM   #2
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you need to try a bigger BFH, rust holds like a bitch with the unit bearings.
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Old June 17th, 2011, 09:37 PM   #3
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this may sound stupid but is there 2 nuts and a lock ring? my older dodge had this. I am not sure if it is similar
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X2, my older dodge d60 has a pair of 2 13/16 nuts inside the hub.

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got it . had to screw in the 4 bolts that hold the berring to the knuckle like half way then use the air hammer on them to pop the unit berring out
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this may sound stupid but is there 2 nuts and a lock ring? my older dodge had this. I am not sure if it is similar
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nope this has unit berrings thanks though
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glad you got it
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