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Date: Mon, 17 Jul 2006 00:10:14 -0400
From: Greg Chi <GregChino.spamnospamnvalid>
Subject: Re: c900 inner driver size change?

On Mon, 17 Jul 2006 00:07:15 +0100, Charles C. wrote: >Dave Hinz wrote: >> OK, so I'm replacing the left CV/driveshaft on my '85 Saab 900. Got = the >> old one out without too much swearing and no blood. New one won't go >> in; turns out the outer races of the 3 needle bearings are about 2mm = too >> large, as compared with the one that came out. >>=20 [snip] The '86 16vlv 5spd has the 'newer' larger tripod joint. (I believe also the '85 turbos) The shafts are BIGGER dia. The drivers are larger dia also. (Outer joints are identical. Inner boots are interchangable. You just need the earlier tripod driven assy (8vlv '85 ) . (These larger drivers are the same as the NG cars w/tripod units) =20 --=20 Greg Agent 1.93/32.576 Opera8.5 OOo2.0 8964 Eudora(NG7) & Win98se for sale: Apple//,Auto Parts/Equip/Manuals: = geardocATgeardoc36DOThostingisfreeDOTcom

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