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How to change 4wd hub actuator

\015 I have an 05 f150 and I have no 4wd, only a grinding noise coming from the right front side while in 4wd. Its fully disengaging and I have already changed the solenoid on the firewall. I was just curious how dificult this was to change or if I need any special tools\015
Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

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These units should always be replaced in pairs. They have done the same amount of time on the axle, therefore it only makes sense to change them both.There should be 6 allen head or torx head screws retaining the cap. Once the cap is removed there will be a large c clip inside, this may require special pliers to remove. Once this is done there are a series of collars and bushings that "must be kept in order as to simplify reinstallation. Don,t forget to grease everthing well upon reinstallation. Thanks, Dana
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