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Unread 04-14-2011, 01:18 PM   #1
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What size is the drain plug on a 98 NP249, urgent

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How do i get the tailcone off the Transfercase now ? I got all the bolts off, but the RTV seal is really holding the cone on... I cant break it off...

I know there is a snap ring but i cant do that yet because i cant even get the tasilcone apart from the TC

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Unread 04-14-2011, 02:17 PM   #2
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i used a large pair of vise grips for the drain plugs, an adjustable wrench would probably work just as well. bolts will crack and pop if they are corroded in a little and dry.
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Unread 04-14-2011, 02:26 PM   #3
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unless yours has the allen head. i think the 96+ might have that. i know mine does. sorry i dont know the size off hand.
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Unread 04-14-2011, 02:33 PM   #4
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I got it its 10mm.


Also does anyone know hwo to get the tail cone off ?? Im not talking about the snap ring, i have that undercontrol for now, what i mean is the damn tailcone is glued onto the transfercase with the RTV pretty good. I cant seem to get it apart. I tried wiggling it really hard but nothing..
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