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Old 06-10-2012, 10:37 PM
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So my mechanic says the seal on my r n p is leaking and I need a new one. I searched and found remans for around 200 and new oem for 440. Question is who has changed them and what did u use. I need this done soon so any help would be appreciated. And I have my build sheet but couldn't find what wheelbase I have. I just need direction. I just had the axle seals changed and that was 600 because it took them a while to get them off. So I really don't want to drop another 600. Please help
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If you have a QC short bed, then it's 140.5, if you have a QC long bed then it's like 160. If you have a regular cab then I don't know.
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Sweet. Thank you for that. Any idea on which rack I should get.
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DO NOT skimp on P/S racks. buy the OEM one. I worked for firestone for 6 months and did a few racks. Ordered them mostly from advanced or autozone, they'd work for a few weeks and the car would come back because the parts are shit for a reman. 9/10 for a reman are junk. Heard that from a stores manager. spend the extra money you'll be glad you did. And make sure to align afterwards.
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