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Hello all, how difficult is it to replace the halfshafts in a 85 300D thanks Mike
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certainly easier if you have a lift. the differential needs to be drained/refilled.

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

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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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RE: axle shaft replacement

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