ELGIN, Ill. SKF has added 31 new differential kits to its complete line of SKF differential, transfer case and transmission kits for automotive, light-duty and commercial vehicle applications.
Of the 31 new kits, SKF now offers rear differential kits for the popular 2001-2008 Chevy GMC 3/4 and 1 ton truck with 11.5 inch ring gear, available in part numbers SDK327 and SDK327-MK (SKF Master Differential Kit); and the 1997-2006 Jeep Cherokee and Jeep Wrangler TJ with a Dana 30 Axle, available in part numbers SDK334-TJ and SDK334-TJMK (SKF Master Differential Kit).
“The addition of 31 new differential kits allows SKF to supply the most popular applications with all of the components needed for a complete repair,” said Doug Fike, product manager, SKF. “SKF offers a wide range of premium quality products and kits for the automotive and heavy-duty markets with over 245 drivetrain kits available.”
SKF differential kits come in either a standard kit (prefix SDK) or a master kit (suffix MK). Standard differential kits from SKF contain all the components needed for a complete repair, including: pinion bearings, differential bearings, pinion seal, pinion nut, crush sleeve (where applicable), gear marking compound and brush, thread locker and silicone sealant. Master differential kits contain all of the elements that come with the standard kits as well as pinion shims (where applicable), pinion adjusting shims, differential shims and ring gear bolts.
Complete product listings can be found in the SKF Differential, Transfer Case and Transmission Kit Catalog (publication No. 457604). For more information about SKF Differential Kits, contact your local SKF representative, or visit www.vsm.skf.com