1. Be sure mating surfaces of differential carrier and axle housing are absolutely clean and free of nicks or burrs.
Follow manufacturer's instructions for application and curing time for Loctite Plastic
2. Coat differential mounting face of axle housing (Figure 6, Item 1) with Sealant, Loctite 270. Apply a light
coating of plastic gasket to threads of retaining capscrews (Figure 6, Item 3). With axle housing (Figure 6,
Item 6) blocked securely, lift differential (Figure 6, Item 2) into position on axle housing, being sure holes are
3. Install 12 new lockwashers (Figure 6, Item 5) and capscrews (Figure 6, Item 4). Tighten capscrews gradually
and evenly around circumference of carrier flange to 150 to 175 lb-ft (203 to 237 Nm) torque.
Figure 6. Differential Installation.