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Old 02-20-2011, 08:39 AM   #1
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93 YJ shimmy

Hey, My 93' has 5" of lift and 35's and has recently developed a nasty shimmy when under acceleration. It's the worst between 30 and 45mph. When coasting it's fine. I believe it's a U-joint, but I'm looking for thoughts before I tear it down and start "messing" with stuff. Any thoughts would be greatly appreciated.

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Old 03-08-2011, 08:59 AM   #2
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Have you tried a new track bar or a steering stabilizer?

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Old 03-09-2011, 08:46 AM   #3
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what kind of shimmy are you talkin about? steering or other?
sounds like u-joint if its under acceleration.
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Old 03-09-2011, 08:49 AM   #4
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Yes. Under acceleration

It's only under acceleration that the jeep shimmys. It did this once before and it was the u joint. I plan on working on it soon. I'll let you know how it goes.
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