eaton 8.2 10 bolt posi c clip? - Chevelle Tech
Chevelle Tech join team chevelle as a supporting member  
Chevelle Parts at SS396.com      
GROUND UP & SS396.com         
Official Sponsor of Team Chevelle
     

Auto Insurance

Chevelles.com is the premier Chevrolet Chevelle Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Transmission & Driveline Transmissions and Differentials

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old Oct 14th, 07, 8:26 PM
thricemalibu thricemalibu is offline
Tech Team
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: San Pedro
Posts: 38
Default eaton 8.2 10 bolt posi c clip?

I am currently bidding this item on ebay i was wondering, hoe the whole c clip axle retainers work? will it work on my rear end? can i make it work if it's not the right part? in other words could i buy the right axles or what ever i might need?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old Oct 15th, 07, 7:04 PM
cobaltchev67 cobaltchev67 is offline
Lifetime Premium Member
Mike
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Puyallup, WA
Posts: 2,934
Default Re: eaton 8.2 10 bolt posi c clip?

Yes, it will work, if you have an 8.2 10 bolt that is....I have the exact same setup....in fact I just took it apart Saturday to get my drum backing plate off for the disc brake setup. After taking the differential cover off...you take out the shear pin bolt(small, facing towards the right side of car), remove the shear pin, push one axle in and use a magnet to remove a C-clip, remove the axle, then do the same to the opposite axle....easy as it can get. Revers order to put it back in. Make sure you don't lose the lock washer for the shear pin bolt as it's very important that bolt does not come out.
__________________
1967 Chevelle Custom
SBC 383
Gear Vendors Overdrive
Jerico DR-4
S60, True Trac, 3.54 gears
http://s348.photobucket.com/albums/q...67%20Chevelle/
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3  
Old Oct 15th, 07, 7:37 PM
big gear head big gear head is offline
Senior Tech Team
Freddie
 
Join Date: Feb 2000
Location: Central City, Ky.
Posts: 7,622
Default Re: eaton 8.2 10 bolt posi c clip?

What part are you bidding on? The posi? If you have a Chevy 8.2 it wll have c clips holding the axles in. If you are bidding on a Chevy 8.2 posi for c clip axles then it will work. Be sure to get bearings and shims with it. You will need the shims to set the backlash and bearing preload.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #4  
Old Oct 15th, 07, 11:02 PM
thricemalibu thricemalibu is offline
Tech Team
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: San Pedro
Posts: 38
Default Re: eaton 8.2 10 bolt posi c clip?

sweet deal guys. ok I got out bidded wich is ok because I think im just going to order a new one from summit

My question to you guys is how would I know if my car as the c clips holding in the axles? How do I find that out with out taking off the diff cover off?

If i were to get a 8.2/ 8.5 gm posi whats the differance betwen the both?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #5  
Old Oct 16th, 07, 7:09 PM
big gear head big gear head is offline
Senior Tech Team
Freddie
 
Join Date: Feb 2000
Location: Central City, Ky.
Posts: 7,622
Default Re: eaton 8.2 10 bolt posi c clip?

If you have the Chevy 8.2 10 bolt then you have c clip axles. If you have the BOP 8.2 10 bolt then you don't have c clip axles. If you have the 8.5 then it could be either one. Do you know which rear end you have? Before you buy something from Summit send me an email for a price. I sell the Eaton cheaper than Summit.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply
Chevelle Tech > Mechanical > Transmission & Driveline      Current Topic: eaton 8.2 10 bolt posi c clip?
Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Chevelle Tech forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address. Note, you will be sent a confirmation request to this address.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 9:34 PM.


Is there a site like this for?    El Caminos Camaros Novas Impalas GTO Chevy Punch All Chevys

2009 Team Chevelle - AutoForums