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WHY DOES REAR END LOCK UP WHEN TURNING CORNER AND BREAK SPIDER GEAR, ON 2ND REAR END NOW

1997 GMC Sierra • 200,000 miles

Rear end locking up
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Jclews
September 13, 2011.



Could be the carrier shifting and putting too much pressure on the spiders assembly. You need a shop that is good with differential repairs to go over the entire rear. If you have a posi rear, the clutches may be locking up and causing this situation.

Roy

ASEMaster6371
Sep 13, 2011.
Thank you for your response, I will look for one.

Tiny
Jclews
Sep 13, 2011.