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Old 07-07-2004, 23:27   #1 (permalink)
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I took it to a few places today to find out what the whining noise is in the diff. It turns out to be the bearings in it. He said what bearing it was but i cant remember, pinion bearing maybe?? i got quoted one place $770 and another $495, the first guy did seem dodgy, my question is, is this an easy task to do? can i do it my self? Also if this is hard do you recommend anyone in sydney that i could go to? thanks.
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Id say Side bearings.. Cost me nearly $800 all up, then blew the diff costing another $1470.
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It's costing me $350 to get my centre change from 3.08 to 3.45 with a full bearing set included.
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AUII_Forte where are you getting this done at?? Is that mates rates? Doesnt anyone know what this involves? Im sure alot have done it, any help will be great.
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Try Craft Diffs in Granville (02) 9637 1973

Not cheap but good.

I don't think AUII forte is happy with his $350 dollars worth.
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Somehow I think you are right Jonbays.
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Ok thanks guys i will give him a buzz tomorrow, after a decent job but not too pricy, (if that is possible these days). Thanks again.
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