Dana 35 trashed- need some info - JeepForum.com
Search  
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > Models > Jeep Wrangler Forums > TJ Wrangler Technical Forum > Dana 35 trashed- need some info

LOCKERS!!!! - ARB, Auburn, Detroit, Eaton, OX, Spartan, YuRIGID LED Light Blowout Sale - All Sizes, All Series, all ECGS Black Friday Sale!!

Reply
Unread 08-03-2013, 10:37 AM   #1
teknoid
Registered User
2005 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Kentucky
Posts: 14
Dana 35 trashed- need some info

2006 Wrangler X - Dana 35 open diff 3.73 27 spline

I was going to upgrade my axles because I lost a c-clip. Then I found out why. The end of the left axle was chewed up, along with the gears where the axle goes into the diff. Would that be the axle yoke? Looking from the differential side into the axle shaft, it's obvious the gears are totally shot. I can't seem to find a diagram that names the thing. And how hard is the part to replace? I'm barely qualified as a shade tree mechanic, even though I work on mechanical crap for a living. I guess safes and currency handling stuff is a bit different though. This is turning into more of an adventure than I planned on, but I can't afford to spend tons on this right now. I was also wondering if I ordered a Differential Case Assembly how hard is it to install? Does it bolt in without messing with shims, etc? I don't have the tools, cash, or knowledge for a swap at the moment.

teknoid is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 08-03-2013, 11:38 AM   #2
joe_jeep
Registered User
2005 LJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: hazel park, mi, michigan
Posts: 2,536
u cant re gear it yourself. it takes special tools and knowledge.
buy a used tj take out dana 35 for cheap on most boards.
make sure it has the correct gear ratio.
u can unbolt the old axle and bolt in a new one, its simple.
__________________
glfwda #6624
2005 rubicon sahara lj #592
joe_jeep is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the JeepForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.
Note: All free e-mails have been banned due to mis-use. (Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail, etc.)
Don't have a non-free e-mail address? Click here for a solution: Manual Account Creation
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Thread Tools






Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.