How to Fill a Rear Differential 2006 on the F-150?

Answer In 1975, Ford released a new pickup truck to its lineup, the F-150. With this new pickup, Ford gave its customers a middle ground between its light-duty F-100 and its heavy-duty F-250. Customers em... Read More »

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How to Fill a Rear Differential?

You may need to add fluid to your differential due to leaks or changing seals, or it may be time to change out the gear oil completely. Either way, it's just a few steps to fill the rear differenti... Read More »

How full do you fill a rear differential?

On One Hand: Add Oil Until It Drains OutThe rear differential has a drain and fill plug that must be removed to add oil. It is recommended that gear oil is added to the differential until it begins... Read More »

How to Replace Rear Differential Fill Plug?

If your differential is leaking from the fill plug, or if the plug's square indentation is rounded out, you'll need to replace it. Whether you're buying a new plug or just reusing the old one after... Read More »

How to Change the Rear Differential Fluid in a 2006 F-150?

The rear differential in a 2006 Ford F-150 houses the ring and pinion gears. The differential uses these gears to transmit torque from the driveshaft to the axle shafts to turn the rear wheels. As ... Read More »