How to Install a Pinion Seal in 1997 Chevy Truck?

Answer The pinion seal in a 1997 Chevrolet truck prevents the gear oil from leaking out past the pinion bearing. You should always refill the gear oil after replacing a rear pinion seal. To replace the pi... Read More »

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How to Replace a Pinion Seal on a Chevy Truck?

Replacing the pinion seal on the rear axle of your Chevy truck will keep the gear oil in the differential and off the driveway. The gear oil in your truck’s differential not only lubricates t... Read More »

Replace a Front Pinion Seal on a 85 to 94 Chevy 1500 Pickup?

There are three locations on the rear axle near the housing that have potential for leaks. The first is the front pinion seal, which is the most likely due to the small amount of normal free play i... Read More »

How to Install a Pinion Seal on a Mustang?

The pinion seal on a Mustang is in the front portion of the rear differential where the driveshaft and differential meet. The seal holds the lubrication for the pinion bearings and rear-end gears i... Read More »

How to Install a '97 Chevy Cavalier Rack & Pinion?

The rack and pinion steering system in a 1997 Chevy Cavalier is lighter, has fewer moving parts and is more precise than the parallelogram system used in many other Chevy vehicles. This compact uni... Read More »