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Icon5 Metal Shavings In Front Diff

Well what does this mean? is something seriously wrong? this thing is beginning to **** me off
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could be any # of things......

how does your bearings look? how bout the ring and pinion gears?
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could be any # of things......

how does your bearings look? how bout the ring and pinion gears?
i cant see in the differential its behind this crossmember looking thingy i stuck my finger in to check the fluid and i had small shavings on my finger
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then i would say you need to pull the diff and see what the problem is........and at least flush the fluid...
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you need to pull the whole front diff.

where did you stick your finger in at? the fill hole? or did you get the cover loose?
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you need to pull the whole front diff.

where did you stick your finger in at? the fill hole? or did you get the cover loose?
where you fill it up at..
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doesnt the drain plug have a magnet on it?

how big of shavings?

your the picture *****, post some pics up of the shavings.
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your the picture *****, post some pics up of the shavings.
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