H3 2006

Rear Drive Axle

Print

Drain & Refill



  1. Clean the area around the rear axle fill plug.
  2.  
  3. Remove the rear axle drain plug and drain the lubricant into a suitable container.

    Click image to see an enlarged view

    Fig. Remove the rear axle drain plug and drain the lubricant

  4.  

To install:

  1. Install the drain plug. Tighten the drain plug to 24 ft. lbs. (33 Nm).
  2.  
  3. Remove the filler plug and washer.

    Click image to see an enlarged view

    Fig. Remove the filler plug and washer

  4.  
  5. Fill the rear axle with axle lubricant. Use the proper fluid.
  6.  
  7. Inspect the fluid level.
  8.  
  9. Install the filler plug and washer. Tighten to 24 ft. lbs. (33 Nm).
  10.  

 
label.common.footer.alt.autozoneLogo