How to Replace a Rear Axle on a 1999 Jeep Wrangler?

Answer The 1999 Jeep Wrangler uses the Dana model 35 rear axle. The axle rides on a roller-type bearing that is housed in the end of the axle tube. The axle is retained by means of a C-clip that fits in a... Read More »

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How to Replace the Oil Seal on the Rear Axle of a 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited?

The 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee is durable but, like in any vehicle, worn components must be replaced as part of normal maintenance. The rear pinion seal, an oil seal in the rear axle where the drives... Read More »

How to Remove the Rear Axle From a Jeep Wrangler TJ?

The rear axle installed in a Jeep Wrangler TJ turns the rear wheels when the driveshaft turns. This axle has a pinion gear and axle shafts inside of it. Any of the components inside of the axle can... Read More »

How to Install a Dana 44 Rear Axle Shaft on a Jeep Wrangler?

The Dana 44 axle is found in some years of Jeep Wrangler. These axles have axle shafts that do the turning, and they connect to the pinion in the center of the differential. If you need to work on ... Read More »

How to Remove the Rear Axle Oil Seal on a 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee?

If you plan to remove the oil seal in the rear axle housing of your Jeep Grand Cherokee, it helps to have a seal puller. Rental pullers are available at many auto parts stores and will help prevent... Read More »