6-15.1. REAR AXLE DIFFERENTIAL MAINTENANCE (M1028A2) (Cont).
Ensure that all components are lubricated with gear oil as they are
Place flanged half of differential case (8) on wooden blocks with bearing end of hub facing
Place hub of side gear (14) into bore of differential case (8) half. Ensure that side gear will rotate
freely. Install retainer (15) over side gear splines with retainer lip facing upward and retainer
seated against side gear shoulder.
Install spring (16) over side gear (14) spline against retainer (15) lip with smaller end of spring
Ensure that slot in each driven clutch (17) holdout ring (20) engages long
spider key (22) on each side of spider.
Install driven clutch (17) on each side of spider (18).
While holding driven clutches (17) and spider (18) together, place them over spring (16).
Assemble remaining spring (16), retainer (15), and side gear (14).