M/T Differential Backlash Inspection

NOTE: 4WD model is shown, 2WD model is similar.

1.Place the differential assembly on V-blocks (A), and install both axles.

 

2.Measure the backlash of both pinion gears (B) with a dial indicator (C). If the backlash is not within the standard, replace the differential carrier.

Standard (New): 0.05-0.15 mm (0.002-0.006 in.)