JPVortex
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      JPVortex replied to the thread 14 Bolt Rear Bearing Slop.
      I do agree a mityvac would be easy. But it went empty because I had to replace a line. The driver side line that goes from the axle to...
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      JPVortex replied to the thread 14 Bolt Rear Bearing Slop.
      Just got her buttoned up and went on first test drive, she did good! Was most worried about brake pedal feeling and the differential...
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      JPVortex replied to the thread 14 Bolt Rear Bearing Slop.
      Yeah I could believe that, lines are a lot longer to get back there, and especially going from dead empty like me it definitely isn’t a...
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      JPVortex replied to the thread 14 Bolt Rear Bearing Slop.
      Here’s the update folks and this time it’s good. I went ahead and had my father help me bleeding. I didn’t even have to dismount the MC...
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      JPVortex replied to the thread 14 Bolt Rear Bearing Slop.
      Ok thank you! I’m going to go crazy with it tomorrow. Going to check my drum and shoe adjustment, remove the master cylinder from the...
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      JPVortex replied to the thread 14 Bolt Rear Bearing Slop.
      I dont think a few air bubbles in the MC would cause it to have literally no rear brakes at all, I'd think it'd be spongy, but no brakes...
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      JPVortex replied to the thread 14 Bolt Rear Bearing Slop.
      The truck does have the ass end raised up and on jackstands.
    • JPVortex
      JPVortex replied to the thread 14 Bolt Rear Bearing Slop.
      I may also try a 2 person method to get more air out of the master. By having someone push the brake pedal down and hold it while I...
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      JPVortex replied to the thread 14 Bolt Rear Bearing Slop.
      I will try the advise of tipping the MC unbolted and using a screwdriver or something to acuate it. Although when I first got the truck...
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      JPVortex replied to the thread 14 Bolt Rear Bearing Slop.
      The rear brakes are all put together but bad news. I bled the master cylinder out,(replaced a brake line in the rear so rear portion of...
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      JPVortex replied to the thread 14 Bolt Rear Bearing Slop.
      Yeah I reused them, problem is I think while the spider gear retaining pin was out I spinned the differential. So the thrust washers for...
    • JPVortex
      JPVortex replied to the thread 14 Bolt Rear Bearing Slop.
      I got the spider gears back in with the washers, kind of sent it with the orient ion of them. Diff seems to spin just fine like how it...
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      JPVortex replied to the thread 14 Bolt Rear Bearing Slop.
      Seems like it may be the thrust washers for the spider gears. Also the spider gears just fell out. Does it matter which way the thrust...
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      JPVortex replied to the thread 14 Bolt Rear Bearing Slop.
      So new axle seals are in and I just took the cover back out(had it back on with a few bolts) and I found these sitting at the bottom of...
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      JPVortex replied to the thread 14 Bolt Rear Bearing Slop.
      You must have it down to a science Didn’t expect them to come out so easily. I like the design of the seals, they don’t press in to...
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