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Old October 30th, 2006, 09:43 AM   #1
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Axle is a Mod-20, stripped down to holding ONLY the pinion.

That's the problem....The Pinion.......doesn't want to come out.
I've soaked the contact area between the bearing and shaft for days. Have used an air hammer with a blunt point on the shaft.
My next thought is to take it to work and put it in a hydraulic press..........pretty sure this will move the pinion, the concern is that I may end up cracking the housing in the process.
Any ideas?
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Old October 30th, 2006, 09:55 AM   #2
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brass drift and a BFH... I use the air hammer and push like hell. It takes a bit put the vibrtation does work...
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If you never need the pinion again.......Beat the fukc out of it :tonka:
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