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Rear Axle, Differential Carrier & Tubes Assy

1964-72
1964-70 Tempest; 1965-70 Pontiac; 1967-70

Firebird;
1969-70 Grand Prix; 1971-72 "B" &"O" Type

Illustrated Parts Break Down

1) Spacer, Side
bearing

2) Shim, Side bearing adjusting 3) Gasket, Backing plate to rear axle housing
4) Seal assy., Rear axle shaft oil
5) Carrier, Caps & tubes assy., Differential
6) Bolt, Wheel to hub
7) retainer, Rear axle shaft wheel bearing - outer
8) Gasket, rear
Wheel bearing
retainer to
brake plate

9) Bearing assy., Rear axle shaft
10) Nut, Rear brake to axle (3/8-24)
11) Bolt, Rear brake to axle
12) Retainer, rear axle wheel bearing - inner
13) Bushing assy., Rear axle control arm - on housing
14) Shaft, rear
axle

15) Race, rear axle drive pinion - front
16) Bearing, rear axle drive pinion - front
17) Bearing assy., Rear axle drive pinion - front
18) Seal assy., Differential drive pinion
19) Slinger, Rear axle pinion flange (1964-65 T/6-T/8) Shield, Drive pinion splash
20) Flange assy.,
Rear axle pinion
(inc. #19)

21) Washer, Pinion flange retaining
22) Nut, Drive pinion flange retaining
23) Race, Drive pinion - rear
24) Bearing, Drive pinion -rear
25) Bearing assy., Drive pinion - rear
 
1967-70 Firebird Rear Axle, Differential Carrier & Tubes Exploded View
26) Race, 
Differential side

27) Bearing, Differential side
28) Bearing assy., Differential side
29) Shim, Side bearing adjusting (production type)
30) Shim, Differential pinion bearing
31) Spacer, Differential drive pinion bearing
32) Pinion, Rear
axle drive

33) Gear, rear axle ring
34) Ring gear & pinion pkg., Differential
35) Cap, Differential carrier bearing (part of #5)
36) Bolt, bearing cap
37) Washer, differential side gear thrust
38) Gear, 
Differential side

39) Shaft, differential pinion (1964-65) T/6-T/8)
40) Gear, Differential pinion
41) Washer, Differential pinion thrust
42) Gasket, Differential carrier cover
43) Cover, Differential carrier
44) Bolt, Cover
to carrier and tubes

45) Bolt, Ring gear to case (3/8" - 24 x 7/8")
46) Case, Differential
47) Lockwasher, Pinion shaft lock screw (5/16")
48) Screw, Pinion shaft lock
49) Vent assy, Rear axle
 

The illustrated parts break down illustrates individual part placement in the assembly.