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Old 07-27-2016, 12:14 PM   #1
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Rear Diff Bush Orientation - Conflicting advice.....

Hello everyone.

I'm in the process of changing my rear diff bush, to get rid of the THUMP when I change gear. The old one was clearly past it's best.

I'm a bit unclear as to which way round it should go.

In THIS thread the manual seems to say that the words TOP should be on the opposite side to the old style bush that I've removed? I.E TOP and the protruding core should be on the diff side?

But in THIS thread the poster has installed the bush with the words TOP, and (I think) the protruding core, on the opposite side.

I'm guessing the arrow indicates the direction of travel??

So who's correct?

Thanks very much._a_
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