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Old 11-13-2012, 12:38 PM   #1
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My 2010 dodge ram 1500 laramie rear differential just lock up solid and did major damage. Nut backed off and tore every tooth of my ring gear. snapped the drive shaft off. damaged the transfer case..

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My 2010 dodge ram 1500 laramie rear differential just lock up solid and did major damage. Nut backed off and tore every tooth of my ring gear. snapped the drive shaft off. damaged the transfer case..
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Old 11-13-2012, 01:46 PM   #3
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Ouch!
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Still under warranty I'm assuming?
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Old 11-13-2012, 11:41 PM   #6
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Seems this happens frequently after the pinion seal has been replaced. Mostly because the OEM nut was re-used without using additional loktite.
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Old 11-14-2012, 03:06 PM   #7
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the OEM nut is backing off on them period. 09-10 ram 1500. there is an article on torque news. its under investigation now. as many as 230,000 trucks could be recalled.my truck has 60,000 kms and has never been touched before.
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heard of this a few times with the 2010's, thought there was a recall issued
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