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Old 03-06-2005, 09:37 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello all, how difficult is it to replace the halfshafts in a 85 300D thanks Mike
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Old 03-07-2005, 04:36 AM   #2 (permalink)
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RE: axle shaft replacement

certainly easier if you have a lift. the differential needs to be drained/refilled.
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Old 03-07-2005, 09:21 AM   #3 (permalink)
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RE: axle shaft replacement

not hard...watch the shim washer thickness for teh circle clip tolerance...

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Old 03-07-2005, 12:36 PM   #4 (permalink)
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RE: axle shaft replacement

There are two sizes, you have to know which one your car has. I have no idea how to determine it other than pulling them out. Just wanted to warn you. [8)]
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Old 03-07-2005, 09:19 PM   #5 (permalink)
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RE: axle shaft replacement

cant you just use the clips that came out over again?
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