Isuzu Cars and Trucks 1981-1991

Driveshaft Seal

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REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION
  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
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  3. Raise the vehicle and support with jackstands. Remove the front wheels.
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  5. Remove the hub nut for the left (4WD) axle shaft.
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  7. Remove the tie rod end as outlined in .
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  9. Remove the pinch bolt and disconnect the lower ball joint from the knuckle.
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  11. Place a drain pan under the transaxle. Remove the driveshaft as outlined in this Section.
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  13. Remove the driveshaft seal using a seal remover tool J26941 or equivalent.
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Fig. Driveshaft seal removal



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Fig. Driveshaft seal installation

To install:

  1. Install the driveshaft seal using a seal install tool J29130 or equivalent.
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  3. Install the driveshaft as outlined in this Section.
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  5. Install the pinch bolt and connect the lower ball joint to the knuckle.
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  7. Install the tie rod end as outlined in .
  8.  
  9. Install the hub nut for the left (4WD) axle shaft.
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  11. Install the front wheels. Lower the vehicle.
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  13. Connect the negative battery cable and check for leaks.
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