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Old 04-01-2014, 07:58 PM   #95
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Originally Posted by MaxAtk View Post
I used a hammer and big old screwdriver as well. Mine were pretty stubborn too and took quite a bit of force. Seems like these thing a built for a tank. I got stuck at removing the second gear from the shaft. Could not even get it off with a 20-ton press. Bringing it over to a specialty transmission place this morning so they can get it off for me, lol...
Borrowed a tool and got both of the seals out in less than 2 minutes, I'm going to get one of these suckers for my box because these transmissions break axles and changing axles wears out the seals.

If you talk to Andrew Frick he can probably help you with building your trans at home.
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