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Unread 08-25-2010, 10:07 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by Border Dave View Post
X2. I helped a friend put a locker similar to an Aussie in the front of his TJ a while back. The carrier was really a bear to get out. We tried prybars, but the space in there is very limited. We ended up using a ratcheting strap. We attached one end to the bumper and the other around the carrier and cranked down on it. When it popped out, I wasn't quite ready for it, so it hit the ground and damaged one of the bearings. Don't let that happen to you, whatever technique you use. It probably should have used a case spreader, but I was advised against it.
I got mine out by stuffin a rag behind the ring gear and turning the driveshaft, after stuffing it a couple times it popped out

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Unread 08-25-2010, 10:12 PM   #17
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Great item i had them on my last jeep yj and now in my 06 tj
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Unread 08-25-2010, 10:26 PM   #18
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Originally Posted by hulud44 View Post
thats exactly what I needed to hear.... cant wait to install it. thanks
Is it done yet?
I've been married so long I don't bother looking
both ways before crossing the road.

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