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Old 08-23-2010, 05:04 PM   #1
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Feels like im spinning tires on Accel, but im not.

When i take off say fro a slow roll, or a complete stop and i jam on the gas to take off. The jeep starts to buck as if i am spinning the tires in the rear. just goes like bang bang bang bang then catches and off i go....any ideas?

The noise is deff in the rear end. Almost like it is trying to catch the gear. only happens in 1st and or second. And i have an Auto. Almost like something is up with my rear diff.

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Old 08-23-2010, 05:47 PM   #2
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I have the same issue, it started after I had the lift kit installed. I assume that it is why they sye and new cv shaft are recommended for lifted Jeeps.

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Old 08-23-2010, 09:40 PM   #3

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sounds like your torque converter
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Old 08-23-2010, 11:32 PM   #4
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sounds like tire hop to me. Stop jamming on the gas
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Old 08-24-2010, 08:53 AM   #5
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yeah but the tires aren't hopping. just bangs out in the rear. I am thinking my diff teeth are damaged.
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