Last Modified: 11-13-2015 6.6 A Doc ID: RM0000016XG019X
Model Year Start: 2016 Model: Tacoma Prod Date Range: [08/2015 - ]
Title: AXLE: REAR AXLE SHAFT: REASSEMBLY; 2016 MY Tacoma [08/2015 - ]
1. INSTALL REAR AXLE HUB BOLT
(a) Install a new deflector gasket and deflector onto the rear axle
lign the 2 notches.
(b) Install the 6 bolts through the axle hub.
(c) Install the washer plate, as shown in the illustration, through the hub bolt, and install the hub bolt by
tightening the hub nut.
2. INSTALL REAR AXLE HUB AND BEARING ASSEMBLY
(a) Position the backing plate on the rear axle bearing, and install
the 4 parking brake plates onto the rear axle housing bolts using
2 socket wrenches and a press.
The left and right side bearing assemblies have different part
numbers and are not interchangeable side to side.
3. INSTALL REAR AXLE SHAFT WASHER
(a) Install the rear axle shaft plate washer onto the rear axle shaft.
4. INSTALL REAR AXLE BEARING RETAINER INNER
(a) Install a new rear axle bearing retainer inner onto the rear axle shaft.