axle u joints - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > General Jeep Discussions > General Jeep Discussion

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 03-17-2012, 09:08 PM   #1
Jeeper
 
aaron 06tj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: ooltewah
Posts: 63
axle u joints

my friend wanted me to ask about how long will it take to replace the U joints on the front axle.

aaron 06tj is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 03-19-2012, 09:43 AM   #2
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Central Florida--Used to be Central IL
Posts: 200
If the unit bearing isn't rusted in place requiring a bunch of persuasion with a hammer or other means, I'd say about an hour per side.

QADaemon is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 03-19-2012, 09:56 AM   #3
IITYWTMWYBMAB

WF Supporting Member
::WF Administrator::
 
4Jeepn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Florence, KY
Posts: 9,986
Images: 5
As stated first plan for a few hours for the job.. also depending how rust the the retaining clips are.. you may find you need to cut the joint out...
__________________
79.96.85.00.01.97.00.97.93.97.95.94
CJ.XJ.CJ. TJ. TJ.ZJ. TJ.TJ. ZJ.ZJ.YJ. XJ
4Jeepn is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Synergy Suspension JK Heavy Duty Ball Joints ** In-stock, free shipping*** EAD Offroad Vendor Spotlight! Great Deals for Members. 20 04-26-2012 09:54 AM
waggy axle swap. hunteryj93 Washington Jeep Forum 7 03-20-2012 11:55 AM
Axle Tube Seals Leslee TJ General Discussion Forum 4 03-16-2012 12:03 AM
Who has the best prices on axle gears ? hardcoretj TJ General Discussion Forum 4 03-15-2012 07:57 PM
driveshaft u joints in need of replacing, should i replace driveshaft? beardown General Jeep Discussion 11 03-14-2012 07:44 PM



» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:51 PM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC