Lexus RX300, 330 3 2000-06
Removal & Installation
Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
Drain the differential oil.
Remove or disconnect the following:
Driveshaft by matchmarking it
Companion flange nut, by loosen the staked portion
Companion flange, using a screw-type extractor
Oil seal, using an extractor
Install or connect the following
Seal installation depth: 2.0mm +/- 0.3mm
New nut. Coat the threads with clean differential oil. Torque the nut to 80 ft. lbs. (108Nm).
The remainder of installation is the reverse of removal.