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Old 02-02-2013, 01:35 AM
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Weird noise

I just bought a 2003 wrangler x and this is my first wrangler. When I'm drive off the curb on the drive way the front end makes a clunk sound. Or if I'm driving fast and turn the wheel it will make that sound almost like something is moving. Does anyone have any suggestion on what I should do to it or what it might be. It only has 75,000 miles on it.
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Old 02-02-2013, 06:33 AM   #2
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Have you looked under the jeep to see if anything looks disconnected? We can take a guess at a lot of things but you need to tell us what you see because we cannot see under your jeep. Take pictures also.

Retired my 94 YJ 4cyl 5spd @ 200K
Now in a 04 TJ 4cyl 5spd CV @120K+
Both as a commuter vehicle in NW, NJ
April 2012.downsized and now a 99er.
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Old 02-02-2013, 07:25 AM   #3
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Do u have quick disconnects? Mine click at times. Really annoying. Only way to tell is to get under n grab diff things and shake n/ or push down on the front bumper hard. I stop the quick disconnect noise by greasing the pins a bit.
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Old 02-02-2013, 07:46 AM   #4
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Does it have a lift? I had a zj that was lifted and there was a bracket (I forget now) but it was loose and ot made a really loud clunk when I turned. Get a buffy under there and just turn the steering wheel left to right full turns and see if anything moves.
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