Assemble Differential Case

a. Install the 2 thrust washers on the side gears.

b. Install the 2 side gears, pinion gears, pinion gear thrust washers and pinion shaft in the differential case.


Align the holes for the straight pin in the differential case and pinion shaft.

2007 DRIVELINE/AXLES Differential - Sequoia

Fig. 63: Installing Thrust Washers On Side Gears Courtesy of TOYOTA MOTOR SALES, U.S.A., INC.

c. Measure the side gear backlash.

1. Install the intermediate shaft No. 1 to the differential case.

2. Using a dial indicator, measure the side gear backlash while holding one pinion gear toward the differential case.

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