Last Modified: 11-13-2015 6.6 A Doc ID: RM0000016XF019X
Model Year Start: 2016 Model: Tacoma Prod Date Range: [08/2015 - ]
Title: AXLE: REAR AXLE SHAFT: DISASSEMBLY; 2016 MY Tacoma [08/2015 - ]
1. REMOVE REAR AXLE SHAFT SNAP RING
a) Using a snap ring expander, remove the snap ring.
2. REMOVE REAR AXLE SHAFT
(a) Using SST and press, remove the rear axle shaft.
3. REMOVE REAR AXLE BEARING RETAINER INNER
(a) Remove the rear axle bearing retainer inner from the rear axle bearing.
4. REMOVE REAR AXLE SHAFT WASHER
(a) Remove the rear axle shaft washer from the rear axle bearing.
5. REMOVE REAR AXLE HUB AND BEARING ASSEMBLY
(a) Attach the 4 nuts to the rear axle housing bolts.
(b) Using a hammer, remove the 4 rear axle housing bolts and rear
o not reuse the nuts previously removed from the vehicle.
6. REMOVE REAR AXLE HUB BOLT