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Old 05-30-2007, 02:15 PM   #1
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Exclamation Need help, front axle problem.

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I own a 2000 Jeep Wrangler TJ, I found out that there is oil leaking in the front shaft joints and the front axle as shown below pictures.





Any help that can be provided would be really appreciated

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Old 05-30-2007, 02:19 PM   #2
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bad pinion seal

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Old 05-30-2007, 02:20 PM   #3
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That's nothing more than a leaky pinion seal that is both inexpensive and relatively easily replaced. If you're not handy with tools, any 4x4 shop or mechanic can easily replace it. It takes about an hour and the part is under $20. If you want to do it yourself, a very durable brand of replacement seal is Chicago Rawhide.
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Old 05-30-2007, 02:26 PM   #4
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Thanks a lot for the quick reply that pretty much my thought too, if anyone else have been through this or has any sight of it, it would be also helpful,

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Old 05-30-2007, 03:54 PM   #5
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ITs a common thing that happens.... here is a guide if ya wanna go at it yourself. Its not that hard at all really:

http://www.jeepingsingles.net/tech/pinionseal.asp
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Old 05-30-2007, 04:10 PM   #6
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Now is a good time to upgrade that pinion yoke. I like the UBolt style yokes much better.
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Old 05-30-2007, 04:13 PM   #7
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BTW - you happen to own a LandCruiser?
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Old 05-30-2007, 04:38 PM   #8
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BTW - you happen to own a LandCruiser?

Heheh yeah i own a 2006 Land Cruiser FZJ71 4500EFI Petrol 240hp and ofcourse the 2000 JEEP Wrangler you are welcome to visit my website: www.true4wd.com and see my vehicles through the about page.

Thanks for your useful reply,

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