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Randall C, ASE Master Tech
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Experience:  ASE Master, L1, 32 years, Diagnostic / Electrical Specialist
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We're trying to determine the rear ring gear size...there is

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We're trying to determine the rear ring gear size...there is no tag. Its a 2003 Chev Silverado 4,8L
JA: How many miles are on the car? Have you noticed any fluid leaks lately?
Customer: 157000. no
JA: What is the model of your '155000 Chevy?
Customer: silverado
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: we need to replace the rear axle bearing on the right side...yes, doing it ourself
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: we just need the size of the ring gear...we also have the codes from the glove box
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Randall C replied 1 year ago.

hello, 4x4?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
no
Expert:  Randall C replied 1 year ago.

sorry, i need series also. 1500?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
1500 Extended Cab 4.8L V8
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Would any of the codes from the glove box help?
Expert:  Randall C replied 1 year ago.

Please send all codes that start with a "G"

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
GU6 is only one
Expert:  Randall C replied 1 year ago.

you should have a 10 bolt rear, correct?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Randall C replied 1 year ago.

you have a 3.42 ratio and 10 bolt rear with the 8.50" ring gear

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you for your help!
Expert:  Randall C replied 1 year ago.

your welcome, Pls leave feedback for my service, Thanks

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Web site won't let me click on a star...
Expert:  Randall C replied 1 year ago.

odd.I suppose I will have to send to CS

Expert:  Randall C replied 1 year ago.

figured it out, sorry for the delay