Rear Axle Gasket Set
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Felpro Rear Axle Gasket Set

Part No. RDS 55028-1 Warranty Details  

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FelproRear Axle Gasket Set
 
3.6

(based on 17 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (5)

67%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (9)
  • Durable (3)
  • High-performance (3)

Cons

  • Incompatible (4)

Best Uses

  • Trucks (7)
    • Car & Truck:
    • Mechanic (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Auto enthusiast (4), Mechanic (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (9)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Felpro gaskets

As usual with Felpro gaskets, made from very durable material and matched up perfectly.

As usual with Felpro gaskets, made from very durable material and matched up perfectly.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Wrong gasket

Listing shows two different gaskets for a 2002 Trailblazer. Mine of course was not this one but the $35 gasket!
Don't know if I can return the incorrect one as I have...Read complete review

Listing shows two different gaskets for a 2002 Trailblazer. Mine of course was not this one but the $35 gasket!
Don't know if I can return the incorrect one as I have opened the package.

Reviewed by 17 customers

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5.0

I would buy this product again

By 

from Eaton Rapids, MI

About Me Casual Driver

Verified Buyer
3 or more reviews submitted

Pros

  • Easy To Use

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Trucks

    Comments about Felpro Rear Axle Gasket Set:

    Very Happy

    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes

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    1.0

    Did Not Fit

    By 

    from Mid-Michigan

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Felpro Rear Axle Gasket Set:

    Did not fit. Not sure if I can return after opening. Either way have to do job over, including oil. PITA.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

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    1.0

    Does Not Fit A GM Ten Bold Cover Differential

    By 

    from Ohio

    About Me Mechanic

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • High-Performance

    Cons

    • Difficult To Use

    Best Uses

    • Trucks

    Comments about Felpro Rear Axle Gasket Set:

    Does Not Fit A GM Ten Bold Cover Differential. The small to fit the cover

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

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    5.0

    Bought for 2003 Silverado 1500 with Locker G80 Differential

    By 

    from Blue Bell, PA

    About Me Auto Enthusiast

    Pros

    • Easy To Use

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Felpro Rear Axle Gasket Set:

        Put this on my dad's 2003 Silverado 1500. His has the 10 bolt locker differential. Differential is made by Eaton and is the G80. We did not use additional sealant, which some people do. It has only been sealed for a few hours now, so it is too early to tell if there are any leaks. Go onto youtube and look for "Gear Oil & Differential Gasket Change G80 Escalade, Tahoe, Yukon" for a pretty handy guide.

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        • No

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        5.0

        18 months still no leaks

        By 

        from michigan

        3 or more reviews submitted

        Comments about Felpro Rear Axle Gasket Set:

        This was a perfect fit on our 2001 Chevy Silverado 1500 extended cab 4x4 5.3L. I went ahead and did this job when the rear axle seal went out. The bolt heads were rusted/stripped so get some extras if you're doing this job. Also, go ahead and change the fluid in the diff while you're at it. I used Permatex High Tack Gasket Sealant (4 oz) to help keep the gasket in place and to help it seal properly, but remember, less is more with the sealant. 18 months and still no leaks so I would say it works great!!

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        (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Good gasket

        By 

        from Dayton Oh

        About Me Mechanic

        Verified Buyer
        Helpful Reviewer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy To Use
        • Lightweight
        • Perfect Fit

        Cons

        • None

        Best Uses

        • Trucks

        Comments about Felpro Rear Axle Gasket Set:

        Perfect fit

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        3.0

        Wrong gasket

        By 

        from Oswego, NY

        About Me Auto Enthusiast

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        Verified Buyer
        3 or more reviews submitted

        Pros

        • Inexpensive

        Cons

        • Wrong gasket

        Best Uses

          Comments about Felpro Rear Axle Gasket Set:

          Listing shows two different gaskets for a 2002 Trailblazer. Mine of course was not this one but the $35 gasket!
          Don't know if I can return the incorrect one as I have opened the package.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

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          (1 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

           
          1.0

          Did not fit at all

          By 

          from England

          About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver

          Level 1

          Pros

            Cons

            • Incompatible

            Best Uses

              Comments about Felpro Rear Axle Gasket Set:

              I have a 2002 Chevrolet s10 4x4. I am also stationed overseas in the military so it takes around 3 weeks to get any kind of parts here. It was very frustrating figuring out that this gasket did not even come close to fitting. Now I will once again be without a vehicle waiting for the CORRECT gasket to come in.

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              • No

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              (3 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

               
              1.0

              Does not fit 2004 silverado ss

              By 

              from Pensacola fl

              Pros

                Cons

                • Incompatible

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Felpro Rear Axle Gasket Set:

                  Doesn't fit

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

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                  5.0

                  Good product , I'd buy it again.

                  By 

                  from Durham , NC

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                  Ask me a question

                  Verified Buyer
                  Level 2

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Perfect Fit

                  Cons

                  • None

                  Best Uses

                  • Truck Rear
                  • Trucks

                  Comments about Felpro Rear Axle Gasket Set:

                  Perfect fit , easy to install.

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                  • No

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                  3 Questions | 3 Answers
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                  • Q:

                    Mrs 55028-1 2 gasket in box do I use both
                    Asked on 7/1/2015 by none

                    1 answer

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                      A:

                      Yes, None, when replacing the rear axle you will need 2 gaskets, one for left (driver) side and one for right (passenger) side.

                      Answered on 7/2/2015 by Steve from AAP
                  • Q:

                    can I use 75-90 LS oil in a differential that's not LS?
                    Asked on 9/13/2013 by ernie from myakka city fl

                    1 answer

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                      A:

                      Yes, with reference to your inquiry on the Felpro Rear Axle Gasket Set - part# RDS 55028-1, 75-90 LS oil can be used in a differential that is not LS. For any further assistance, please feel free to call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our Parts Pros will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                      Answered on 9/14/2013 by Vincent from AAP
                  • Q:

                    when using this gasket do you have to use some adhesive sealant?
                    if you do wich one do you recommend?
                    thanks,David F.
                    Asked on 5/16/2012 by Anonymous

                    1 answer

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                      A:

                      A differential gasket can be used in place of 100 percent silicone sealant when repairing or rebuilding a differential. If a gasket is used, no sealant is required, and subsequent removal of the differential cover may require less effort.

                      Answered on 5/17/2012 by Vincent from AAP
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