Log In
Search suggestions

    My Vehicles

    2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4WD 4.7L SFI 8cyl

    My Store

    405 N COLLEGE ST
    (479) 443-4043

    OPEN 'til 9:00 PM today

    Save 20% On Online Ship-To-Home Orders Of $100 Or More.

    Use Code: NEWYEARS

    See Details

    Toyota Previa 1991-1997 Repair Information

    Axle Housing Assembly

    Print

    REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



    See Figures 1 and 2

    1. Drain the differential oil.
    2.  
    3. Disconnect the front driveshaft.
    4.  



    Click image to see an enlarged view

    Fig. Fig. 1: Exploded view of the common 4WD front differential assembly

    1. Detach the front halfshafts from the side gear shafts.
      1. Place matchmarks on the halfshaft and remove the 6 bolts and nuts retaining the shaft and side gear.
      2.  
      3. Disconnect the halfshafts from the side gear shaft.
      4.  

    2.  



    Click image to see an enlarged view

    Fig. Fig. 2: Remove the 6 bolts retaining the side gear shafts to the differential

    1. Remove the No. 2 and left engine under cover.
    2.  
    3. Remove the No. 1 and No. 2 differential support protectors.
    4.  
    5. Support the front differential with a jack. Remove the 3 support bolts, 6 cushions and collars. Lower the jack and remove the front differential assembly.
    6.  
    7. Remove the bolts and No. 1 differential support. Remove the 2 bolts and No. 2 differential support. Remove the 4 bolts retaining the differential support.
    8.  

    To install:
    1. Install the differential support with the 4 bolts and tighten them to 116 ft. lbs. (157 Nm).
    2.  
    3. Install the No. 2 differential support with the 21 bolts and tighten to 48 ft. lbs. (65 Nm). Attach the No. 1 differential support and tighten that to 51 ft. lbs. (70 Nm).
    4.  
    5. Jackup the front differential assembly and install the collars, cushions and support bolts to the 3 support. Tighten the 3 bolts to 54 ft. lbs. (73 Nm).
    6.  
    7. Attach the No. 1 and No. 2 differential support protectors and tighten them to 9 ft. lbs. (12 Nm).
    8.  
    9. Install the left and No. 2 engine under covers.
    10.  
    11. Connect the halfshafts to the side gear shafts. Align the matchmarks and connect the halfshaft to the side gears shaft with the 6 bolts and nuts. Tighten them to 51 ft. lbs. (69 Nm).
    12.  
    13. Connect the front dirveshaft.
    14.  
    15. Fill the differential with the correct amount of gear oil.
    16.  

     
    AutoZone Logo