How to Check Lubricant

To get an accurate reading, the vehicle should be on a level surface.

1500 Series
1500 Series

A. Fill Plug
B. Drain Plug

All Except 1500 Series
All Except 1500 Series

A. Fill Plug
B. Drain Plug

• When the differential is cold, add enough lubricant to raise the level from 0mm (0 in) to 3.2mm (1/8 in) below the fill plug hole.
• When the differential is at operating temperature (warm), add enough lubricant to raise the level to the bottom of the fill plug hole.

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