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post #1 of 4 Old 10-10-2011, 07:56 AM Thread Starter
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Which parts for an axle seal replacement

Read through several threads and will be replacing a rear axle seal on a 2004 Grand Cherokee next weekend.... and want to make sure i get the right bearing / seal this week.

Looking on autozone / napa they seem to call the parts different things ... and have axle ID requirements.

Straight 6 2WD Grand Cherokee .... does this seem like the right parts?

Seal part number at autozone:

Part Number: 2146
Alternate Part Number: 2146

Bearing part number at autozone:

Part Number: SET36
Alternate Part Number: A-36

Thanks in advance.....

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post #2 of 4 Old 10-10-2011, 09:03 AM
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Axle seals/bearings are the same for all WJ rear axles -- the 44a and 35 use the same parts.

I can't verify the numbers as I bought mine at Advanced Auto.

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I bought the SKF BR9 on rockauto. I know it was the right on and came with the retainer collar. It sells now for $24.79. The seal I use is the 2146. I think the ones I bought were Timken and worked well. They are about $6 on rockauto.
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Excellent thread. Just blew my rear axle bearing and seal and need to replace it.
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