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SUPREME HOW TO REPLACE A NOISY REAR AXLE BEARING

1981 Oldsmobile Cutlass • 6 cylinder 2WD Automatic • 94,800 miles

1981 Olds Cutlass Supreme, mileage: 94,800. What has to be done to replace a noisy rear axle bearing? It is the type of rear that has the pinion-locking shaft with the small lock bolt and the C-locks on the inside ends of the axles.
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2CarPros-Archives
November 8, 2010.



The axles are retained by a "C" clip in the differential. Remove the axle and then remove the wheel bearing from the housing. Install in reverse order.

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Nov 8, 2010.


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