Aura, Outlook 2007

Axle Unit

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Removal & Installation



  1. Raise and support the vehicle.
  2.  
  3. Remove the tires and wheels.
  4.  
  5. Drain the rear differential assembly.
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  7. Remove the rear wheel drive shafts.
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  9. Remove the propeller shaft assembly.
  10.  
  11. Remove the front torque tube mounting bracket bolt.
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  13. Lower the front of the torque tube to gain access to the electronic clutch control module.
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  15. Disconnect the electrical connector from the electronic clutch control module.
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  17. Support the torque tube with a jack stand.
  18.  
  19. Support the rear differential assembly with a transmission jack.
  20.  
  21. Remove the rear differential drive mounting bolts.
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  23. With the aide of an assistant, remove the rear differential assembly from the vehicle.
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  25. Remove the torque tube assembly mounting bolts from the rear differential assembly.
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To install:

  1. Install the torque tube assembly to the rear differential assembly.
  2.  
  3. Position the rear differential in the vehicle.
  4.  
  5. Install the rear differential mounting bolts. Tighten to 118 ft. lbs. (160 Nm).
  6.  
  7. Reconnect the electrical connector for the electronic clutch control module.
  8.  
  9. Lift the torque tube into position.
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  11. Install the torque tube bolt and tighten to 137 ft. lbs. (185 Nm).
  12.  
  13. Install the propeller shaft assembly.
  14.  
  15. Refill the rear differential assembly.
  16.  
  17. Install the rear wheel drive shaft.
  18.  
  19. Install the tires and wheels.
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  21. Remove the support and lower the vehicle.
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