DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum

Go Back   DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum > Dodge Ram Forum - Help Zone - Dodge Ram Problems, Complaints, & Solutions - Maintenance & Re > 2ND Generation Dodge Ram 1994 to 2001 Dodge Ram Trucks > Powertrain > 5.9L V8 Specific Topics


Notices


Latest Vendor News
AutoAnything
Addictive Desert Designs!
Bayou Goat Mounts

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 04-24-2011, 11:27 AM
69speeder69's Avatar
69speeder69 69speeder69 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 51
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2001 Dodge Ram
Trim Level: Laramie SLT
Color: Red
Engine: 1998-2001 360ci (5.9L) Magnum V8 245hp(standard), 250hp(Sport package)
Rep Power: 0
Rep:18
69speeder69 is on a distinguished road
Default Spider Gear

So I changed the gear oil in my rear diff. And noticed that I had a broken tooth on my bottom spider gear. Is this something that I need to change asap. Or is it just gonna continue to be noisy while i drive.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored links
  #2  
Old 04-24-2011, 12:24 PM
Stump3r's Avatar
Stump3r Stump3r is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Morinville, Alberta
Age: 45
Posts: 12,842
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2013 Ram 1500 Crew 4x4
Trim Level: Sport
Color: Black
Rep Power: 12
Rep:1266
Stump3r has much to be proud ofStump3r has much to be proud ofStump3r has much to be proud ofStump3r has much to be proud ofStump3r has much to be proud ofStump3r has much to be proud ofStump3r has much to be proud ofStump3r has much to be proud ofStump3r has much to be proud of
Default

I'd get that fixed up asap! Not only will she continue to be noisy, she will get louder and eventually chew the hell out of the rear end. Especially if another tooth breaks off and stays somewhere in the carrier.
__________________


Big Red my old 2011 Sport

Enjoy big benefits with a subscription to RamforumZ, become a site supporter today!

Don't forget to upload pics of your Ram in the Gallery!

Great how to's and lets not forget the Rulez.


Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 05-30-2011, 09:25 PM
69speeder69's Avatar
69speeder69 69speeder69 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 51
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2001 Dodge Ram
Trim Level: Laramie SLT
Color: Red
Engine: 1998-2001 360ci (5.9L) Magnum V8 245hp(standard), 250hp(Sport package)
Rep Power: 0
Rep:18
69speeder69 is on a distinguished road
Default

Can anybody explain the steps to changing out the spider gears. And is it something that i might be able to do in my driveway?
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 07-08-2011, 10:13 PM
Tooadvanc3d's Avatar
Tooadvanc3d Tooadvanc3d is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Newcomer
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Benton City Washington
Age: 30
Posts: 11
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2006 Ram 1500 bighorn edition
Trim Level: BigHorn
Color: Inferno Red
Engine: 2003-2008 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 345hp 375lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:10
Tooadvanc3d is on a distinguished road
Default

Take off brake rotors remove cross pin in carrier. Its the pin that runs thru spider gears push in axle shafts to remove c-clips then remove spider gears. Reverse process to re-install
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Found out I have a recall :( SslagleZ28 Dodge Ram Recalls and TSB's. 4 03-21-2011 12:23 AM
TRANSMISSION LOCKED IN 4th GEAR Studbuster 2009 Dodge Ram Forum 2 02-05-2011 08:21 PM
45RFE sensors and rear gear change partymn Custom Chassis - Drive Line - Suspension - Wheels and Tires - LOWERING or STANDARD 3 11-28-2010 07:45 AM
Backlash setting ccdelay 5.2L V8 Specific Topics 1 09-06-2010 12:02 PM
rear diff philjohn 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 26 06-27-2010 09:09 PM


Advertisement






All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:11 PM.


= Copyright RamForumZ.com a Gigathreads.com Network Site =Ad Management by RedTyger
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vB.Sponsors


=Gigathreads Network=
CLUBS MOPAR NATION DSM GPMM MAMM JAM
DIESEL Diesel Forum      
CHEVY Chevy Camaro Forum Chevy Volt Forum    
CHRYSLER Chrysler 300C Forum      
DODGE Dodge Avenger Forum Dodge Caliber Forum Dodge Challenger Forum Dodge Charger Forum
  Dodge Circuit Forum Dodge Hornet Forum Dodge Magnum Forum Dodge Nitro Forum
  Dodge Ram Forum Dodge Dakota Forum Dodge Durango Forum Dodge Dart Forum
FORD Ford Raptor Forum Ford F150 Forum Ford F100 Forum  
JEEP Jeep Forum      
PONTIAC Pontiac G8 Forum      
SRT SRT Viper Forum SRT Cuda Forum