Aidan is a Jeep girl! Livin in a Miata World! - Page 62 - Miata Turbo Forum -Boost cars, acquire cats.

Welcome to Miataturbo.net   Members
 


Build Threads Building a motor? Post the progress here.

Reply
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 06-02-2015, 03:57 PM   #1221
SadFab Sales Lady
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
aidandj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Beaverton, USA
Posts: 15,165
Total Cats: 972
Default

Well I'm going to take the axle shaft to a shop, well see.
aidandj is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 03:58 PM   #1222
SadFab Sales Lady
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
aidandj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Beaverton, USA
Posts: 15,165
Total Cats: 972
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by turbofan View Post
Pretty sure he's talking about the tapered part of the axle that sortof press-fits into the hub.
<br />
<br /><br />
<br />Going to file off the threads and try and run it for now if I can get it out. Will order a new axle.
aidandj is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 04:07 PM   #1223
Elite Member
iTrader: (3)
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Granbury, TX
Posts: 5,821
Total Cats: 555
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by aidandj View Post
Well I'm going to take the axle shaft to a shop, well see.
Right answer. Rear axle and rear wheel bearings are the one thing I take to a shop. Let them deal with it with an enormous press. I always hear about what a PITA it was from them and smile on the inside. On reassembly, use anti-seize and the axle will come out of the upright with ease next time.

Is your hub cracked?
Attached Thumbnails
Aidan is a Jeep girl! Livin in a Miata World!-crack.png  
hornetball is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 04:09 PM   #1224
SadFab Sales Lady
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
aidandj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Beaverton, USA
Posts: 15,165
Total Cats: 972
Default

No idea. These are off the auction car. Shop is gonna pop em out, I'm going to dremel off some threads and run em. Its not like on my truck where the axle holds the wheel on.
aidandj is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 04:09 PM   #1225
SadFab Sales Lady
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
aidandj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Beaverton, USA
Posts: 15,165
Total Cats: 972
Default

I need an abs axle anyways, this one will be my spare.
aidandj is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 04:38 PM   #1226
SadFab Sales Lady
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
aidandj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Beaverton, USA
Posts: 15,165
Total Cats: 972
Default

<p>Ok this is weird. Why do my 2 diffs look different, and which one isn't a torsen? Is one a type 1 and the other type 2?</p><p><br /></p><p>Also, I have the worst luck in the world...cracked housing. Saying fuckit because I don't have another option right now.</p><p></p>
Attached Thumbnails
Aidan is a Jeep girl! Livin in a Miata World!-jrb5aoml.jpg   Aidan is a Jeep girl! Livin in a Miata World!-bfemogml.jpg   Aidan is a Jeep girl! Livin in a Miata World!-tyfq5khl.jpg  
aidandj is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 04:39 PM   #1227
Destroyer of Inconel
iTrader: (37)
 
EO2K's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: In ur driveway, abusin' ur WPA
Posts: 8,869
Total Cats: 774
Default

EO2K is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 04:41 PM   #1228
I take big bites
iTrader: (1)
 
turbofan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Portland, OR
Posts: 6,081
Total Cats: 424
Default

Welcome to the world of wrecked cars.

So, that cast part is actually cracked eh? Wow.

You can see all the way through the diff right, looking in through the axle holes? I can't remember what mine looks like, got it back from the diff shop yesterday and still can't remember what it looks like
turbofan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 04:48 PM   #1229
Destroyer of Inconel
iTrader: (37)
 
EO2K's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: In ur driveway, abusin' ur WPA
Posts: 8,869
Total Cats: 774
Default

Depending on how much you hate yourself, I have an NB diff housing with no gears in it under my workbench.

Such breakage, many sucks, wow.
EO2K is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 04:48 PM   #1230
SadFab Sales Lady
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
aidandj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Beaverton, USA
Posts: 15,165
Total Cats: 972
Default

<p><br /></p><p>Torsen II</p>
Attached Thumbnails
Aidan is a Jeep girl! Livin in a Miata World!-o2w1jfcl.jpg  
aidandj is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 04:49 PM   #1231
SadFab Sales Lady
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
aidandj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Beaverton, USA
Posts: 15,165
Total Cats: 972
Default

<p>I too have an unbroken diff housing. I dont want to deal with pinion nut stuff though. I'm not horribly worried about it. Worst case scenario is loss of power? Its not brakes or anything.</p>
aidandj is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 04:57 PM   #1232
I take big bites
iTrader: (1)
 
turbofan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Portland, OR
Posts: 6,081
Total Cats: 424
Default

Swapping the aluminum housings is easy peasy. Swapping the iron housing is messed up.

Also: that's weird, I look into my axle holes and it's a hole straight through clear as day.
turbofan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 05:01 PM   #1233
Sadfab Union President
iTrader: (3)
 
Join Date: May 2014
Location: Kansas
Posts: 2,690
Total Cats: 114
Default

Honestly looks like the majority of the bolt will still have some positive retention, I don't think that really stands much chance of being a problem
deezums is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 05:05 PM   #1234
SadFab Sales Lady
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
aidandj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Beaverton, USA
Posts: 15,165
Total Cats: 972
Default

<p>Hope so. Also apparently type 1 and 2 use different cast pieces where mine broke. Hopefully they are similar sized.</p>
aidandj is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 05:17 PM   #1235
Junior Member
iTrader: (1)
 
Join Date: May 2014
Posts: 248
Total Cats: 13
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by aidandj View Post
No idea. These are off the auction car. Shop is gonna pop em out, I'm going to dremel off some threads and run em. Its not like on my truck where the axle holds the wheel on.
The axle does help keep the hub from coming out of the bearing in the knuckle though.
stoves is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 05:18 PM   #1236
SadFab Sales Lady
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
aidandj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Beaverton, USA
Posts: 15,165
Total Cats: 972
Default

<p>Hmmm, your right...new axle on order soon.</p>
aidandj is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 05:19 PM   #1237
I take big bites
iTrader: (1)
 
turbofan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Portland, OR
Posts: 6,081
Total Cats: 424
Default

I have an axle that's not screwed up that I do not need. come get it and buy me lunch sometime and it's yours. bonus: it comes with the upright in which it's currently stuck
turbofan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 05:20 PM   #1238
SadFab Sales Lady
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
aidandj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Beaverton, USA
Posts: 15,165
Total Cats: 972
Default

<p>ABS? Damn why are you so far away lol.</p>
aidandj is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 05:20 PM   #1239
SadFab Sales Lady
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
aidandj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Beaverton, USA
Posts: 15,165
Total Cats: 972
Default

<p>MSM axle?</p>
aidandj is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2015, 05:24 PM   #1240
Sadfab Union President
iTrader: (3)
 
Join Date: May 2014
Location: Kansas
Posts: 2,690
Total Cats: 114
Default

The inside joint can be removed though, right?
deezums is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply


Tags
aidan and sean's thread, brake fade? used pads., camera thread, can't catch meeeeee, dirt is my friend, hairline thread, landlord fuckery, linus strikes again, remarkable power!!!!!!!, sadfab rocks your butt, tires suck buy frozen rs3

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not 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
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:59 AM.