- 1). Park the '76 Chevy on a level surface and put on the parking brake. Sit in front of the wheel on the front axle and turn the locking hub to the "lock" position with your hands.
- 2). Unbolt the hub cover from the hub with the 3/8-inch ratchet and socket. Pill the hub cover off with the knob and the O-ring using your hands.
- 3). Take off the snap ring on the inside of the hub with the snap ring pliers. Remove the second snap ring on the axle shaft with the snap ring pliers. Take the hub body assembly out of the axle with your hands.
How to Remove a Hub Gear From an Axle in a 1976 4X4 Chevy