GM Full Size Vans 1987-1997 Repair Guide

Center Bearing

Print

REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



The use of a suitable press is required for this procedure

  1. Raise the vehicle and support it with jackstands.
  2.  
  3. Remove the driveshaft as outlined in this section.
  4.  
  5. Disconnect the front driveshaft from the rear driveshaft by pulling rearward on the rear to disengage the slip yoke.
  6.  
  7. Remove the center bearing as follows:
    1. Press off the center bearing slinger retaining ring from the driveshaft.
    2.  
    3. Press the driveshaft down and off the center bearing.
    4.  

  8.  

To install:
  1. Assemble the bearing a follows:
    1. Press the center bearing onto the shaft.
    2.  
    3. Press the center bearing slinger retaining ring onto the driveshaft.
    4.  

  2.  
  3. Install the driveshaft.
  4.  
  5. Lower the vehicle and check for proper operation.
  6.  

 
label.common.footer.alt.autozoneLogo