There is a gasket available for the axle to diff seal. We stock all the original equipment axle shaft small parts plus new axle shafts for your 1999 to 2002 Ford Super Duty® Model 50 Front Axle. It can be done but you need the right tools and skill. There's a guy here in town that has a custom made U-joint press just for this application so he doesn't have to take the diff out. It typically takes us approximately 3-5 business days to process a credit back to your account and 2-3 business days for the credit to appear on your account.
The front diff has to come out. The purchased item may need to be repainted, refinished, or reupholstered for proper color match. I broke the inner shaft. Claims on engine warranties are limited to manufacturer defects in the pistons, heads, block, crankshafts, rockers, and oil pumps. By the start of the 2003 model year, the Dana 60 had completely replaced the Dana 50 in all F-Series Super Duty models.
The more local you shop, the more you save off the shipping cost. This site it great for the information for each and everyone of you out there. Are you doing the front axle U -Joints? Make sure the retainer rings are removed completely. It saves about 3 to 4 hours of work. Terms: All returns and cancellations may be subject to shipping charges, unless caused by our error or cancelled by the customer prior to shipping. This works quicker than cutting and easier than the socket method If you ever drop the dif to change the U joint keep the c clip out and put a spring in the slip joint not to strong or long just to keep presser on the inner shaft. Go to a local garage and offer to plow the guy's lot for a few storms and you might have the best deal you'll ever make.
When they repaired it, they thought they would have to take off the differential, however were able to replace the joint on the truck. If the needle bearing runs out of grease, the bearing will quickly chew up the outer axle shaft before you start to hear grinding noises. Then flip it around to loosen the other caps in the other shaft. Thanks again for all of your advise. Replacements: It is company policy that we receive the original auto part back before sending you a replacement auto part.
If they are not serviceable, such as a pressed-in ball joint, they will be guaranteed. We have a variety of parts, tools, and service information available for your 1999 to 2004 Super Duty®. If you're lucky and don't bend the yoke or deform the receivers, chances are you'll drop a needle out of place when loading the new u-joints. I had to drop the diff this year and it took about 2 to 3 hours for the whole job. It just takes parts and your muscle to do it.
Shop now for Parts Tools, and Shop Manuals specific to 1999-2004 Ford Super Duty F250, F350, F450, F550 4x4 trucks with Dana 60 Front Axles. Disclaimer: -Some of our units used engine, transmission, axle, etc. The Achilles Heel of the 1999-2004 era Ford Super Duty front axle is the way the axle shaft is supported. Bryan Actually it comes out easy even if they are rusted. The shipping cost for both the original and the replacement auto part is a cost attributed to the shipper at hand. Compared to the preceding F-250 and F-350 4x4s, your 1999 to 2004 era Super Duty® 4x4 front axles has a number of design differences that require unique tools and repair procedures especially in regards to the outer axle shaft and wheel hub.
This is how the machine shop I use dose it,he got tired of shooting sockets across the room when using the 30 ton press. We do not require a core charge or a return of the old part or engine. Note all returns and cancellations require a prior authorization. You might find the price to have a pro replace them is far better than the time you'll spend on the project yourself. Shop now for Axle Shafts and Universal Joints specific to 1999-2002 Ford F250 and F350 Super Duty Trucks with Dana 50 Front Axles. All of our engines and transmissions carry a 1-year warranty with optional extensions up to 2 additional years.
Thank You for you words of wisdom I know it has been a couple days since I posted my initial question for how to fix the U-Joint and I would like to thank all of you for your suggestions. I ended up bringing the truck in to get it repaired as I needed it to plow the next day and didn't have time to get back under it to fix it. Though additional parts and accessories may be attached upon purchase, coverage does not extend to sensors, switches, cables, electronics, belts, hoses, water pumps, or manifolds, nor damage caused through overheating or improper lubrication. You will never get the inside u-joint out without doing this. If it's the front axle your center section diff has to come out. The Ford Super Duty Dana 50 axle shaft universal joints are the same size for all years and models. All you do is lay the axle shafts on a vice.
It's kind of a pain in the ass but it has to be done. The job is not for a beginner. Some people burn the center out of them and press the caps out, don't use heat on the shafts yoke. We stock 4 Axle Universal Joint choices for 1999 to 2002 Ford Super Duty® F-250 or F-350 4x4 Dana 50 front axles. Some just use a big hammer and impact sockets, one smaller then the diameter of the cap to drive and one bigger then the cap on the other end to receive the opposite cap. We stock a large selection of Front Axle parts for 1999, 2000, 2001 , 2002, 2003, and 2004 model year Super Duty 4x4s.
They will need to be replaced before installation. The inboard end of the inner axle shaft is anchored in the differential, but most of the axle shaft weight is borne by a smallish needle bearing in the wheel hub and by the lockout hub. The original auto part must be returned using the provided shipping label. There are 12 choices for the 1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty Front Axle Assembly!!! If you have questions about the job ask,some of the guys have done it before,myself at least 4 times in the recent past. Common items that are not guaranteed include but not limited too nuts, bolts, links, seals, bushings, ball joints, brackets, bezels, wiring, cables, sensors and other applicable items depending on the part. Might I suggest you bite the bullet and pay someone to do the job?.