What is a carrier assembly?

What was the original type of carrier in my vehicle?

Which carrier and what gear ratio will best fit and work on my vehicle?


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The carrier assembly, also known as the axle carrier assembly or simply differential carrier assembly, is the group of components that includes the differential casing, differential bearings, and differential assembly
Front carrier assembly
As the name implies, this type of carrier assembly is located at the front of the vehicle and is commonly called the transaxle
Rear carrier assembly
This type of carrier assembly is located at the rear of the vehicle and is what most people confuse with the rear differential

Center carrier assembly

It is in charge of transmitting the power and torque coming out of the transmission to the front and rear carrier assemblies. It is also known as the transfer case
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