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Ok I had my front wheels off my truck yesterday and I see this rubber piece just sitting there. It is like this on both sides. Is this part of the axle seal? It looks like it should go in that recessed area but it doesn't seem to fit.



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Thats the axle dust seal. It keeps dirt and debris out of the axle tube. The axle is sealed at the differential.

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Thats the axle dust seal. It keeps dirt and debris out of the axle tube. The axle is sealed at the differential.
DING DING DING! CORRECT!
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ive had mine replaced about 5 times then finally they put in matal ones about 3 years ago and they have been fine ever since

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