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•Service and Repair
Front Drive Axle Actuator Replacement
1.Raise and support the vehicle. Refer to Lifting and Jacking the Vehicle (See: Maintenance\Vehicle Lifting\Service and Repair) . 2.Remove the engine shield, if equipped. Refer to Engine Shield Replacement (See: Body and Frame\Frame\Skid Plate\Service and Repair\Engine Shield Replacement) . 3.Disconnect the electrical connector from the actuator.
4.Remove the actuator (1) for the 8.25 inch axle (2) or (3) for the 9.5 inch axle (4) by turning the actuator counterclockwise.
1.Apply sealant to the threads of the actuator (1) for the 8.25 inch axle (2) or (3) for the 9.25 inch axle (4). Use the correct sealant. Refer to Adhesives, Fluids, Lubricants, and Sealers (See: Transmission and Drivetrain\Differential Assembly\Specifications\Fluid Types) . Caution: Refer to Fastener Caution (See: Service Precautions\Vehicle Damage Warnings\Fastener Caution) . 2.Install the actuator (1 or 3).
Tighten the actuator to 20 Nm (15 lb ft).
3.Connect the electrical connector to the actuator. 4.Install the engine shield, if equipped. Refer to Engine Shield Replacement (See: Body and Frame\Frame\Skid Plate\Service and Repair\Engine Shield Replacement) . 5.Lower the vehicle
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