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Lincoln Nautilus: Rear Drive Axle/Differential / Rear Drive Unit (RDU) Speed Sensor. Removal and Installation

Lincoln Nautilus 2018-2022 Service Manual / Chassis / Driveline / Rear Drive Axle/Differential / Rear Drive Unit (RDU) Speed Sensor. Removal and Installation


Name Specification
Motorcraft® Disconnect Rear Drive Unit Fluid


NOTE: Removal steps in this procedure may contain installation details.

  1. With the vehicle in NEUTRAL, position it on a hoist.
    Refer to: Jacking and Lifting - Overview (100-02 Jacking and Lifting, Description and Operation).
  1. Disconnect RDU speed sensor electrical connector.
  1. Remove the bolt and the RDU speed sensor.
    Torque: 53 (6 Nm)
  1. NOTE: The O-ring seals are to be reused unless damaged.

    Clean and inspect the RDU speed sensor O-ring for damage and install new RDU speed sensor as necessary.


  1. NOTE: Make sure that a new component is installed if the O-ring is damaged.

    NOTE: Make sure the O-ring is installed correctly within the O-ring groove.

    If removed, install the new RDU speed sensor O-ring and lubricate them with clean RDU fluid.
    Material: Motorcraft® Disconnect Rear Drive Unit Fluid / XY-75W-QL
  1. To install, reverse the removal procedure.

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