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How do you remove rear axle on dodge ram 1500

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How do you remove rear axle on dodge ram 1500*****
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Robert R replied 1 year ago.

Hello, welcome and thanks for asking your question. My name is*****'m a Certified Auto Technician with 28+ years experience. I will do my best to assist you. please keep in mind that I may need to ask questions of you before I can answer. When you reply please feel free to add as much detailed information as possible pertaining to your concern.

Are you trying to remove an axle shaft or the complete rear axle assembly from the vehicle?

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I am trying to replace rear drum brake but axle seems to be in the way
Expert:  Robert R replied 1 year ago.

The axle shaft is removed by removing the rear differential cover, removing the diff carrier "Through Pin" and push the axle shaft inwards to remove the "C Clip" that holds the axle shaft in. Then you can remove the axle shaft...

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