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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-20-2012, 02:30 AM Thread Starter
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Dana 60 Front Axle

My son has a '99 2500 with a Dana 60 front axle. We replaced the drivers side hub assembly over the weekend. Tuesday night I noticed gear oil leaking out of the axle. We didn't notice a seal on the stub shaft. Is there a seal somewhere that we missed?
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Yeah it happened to me also but at the drive shaft. I put some royal purple in there to keep it full and it has not leaked. i know that it is not supposed to do that but maybe i got lucky.
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The seal is inside the axle tube, and is replaced from the inside.

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