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I can't remember for sure but I think I should re-pack my rear bearings with grease? I hope to have my new third member in by sunday. I had to take about a week off working on this because of the flu virus that is covering the globe. It wasn't horrible but just hung on for a long time.

I did not have to go find king kong to help me do the pinion yoke swap. Apparently 120 or 140 pounds of air in the impact wrench works fine. My wrench has an air adjustment so it let me sneak up on the pinion bearing preload. The spec I have read is something like between 10 to 14 inch pounds on used bearings. Does that sound proper? The gears and bearings are fine so I just put in a new front seal and swapped the yoke.
 

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Not sure what rear end you are working with, but you shouldn't have to grease the bearings. The oil seal is on the outboard side so the bearing will get oil splashed on it while driving. I usually just coat the bearing with the same oil that I will fill the rear end with and call it good.
 
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