Odd AX5 noise, help please!!! Jeep beach is coming...
Interesting sounds coming from my AX5 this evening. Whether in or out of gear without the clutch depressed there was a fairly noisy metal on metal rub sound. When I would depress the clutch the noise would change. About half way depressed the sound sort of disappears. Any advice? I gotta drive it up to daytona and back on friday for Jeep Beach and I'm worried... it shifts in and out of all gears fine and there is no issue getting her moving. There is also no dip or hike in RMPs as if the motor is catching drag from a semi - engaged clutch. I drove it today to work and it sounded fine. The noise just started tonight when I buttoned up my front diff.
95' YJ 4-Banger, 5" black diamond lift, Bilstein shocks, shackle reversal kit front and revolvers rear, 33 x 12.5 BFG A/Ts, Dynatrac D60 Axles front and rear, ARB air lockers front and rear, custom drive shafts, 3/4 ton break calipers, 10k LB Engo syth winch, 50" LED windshield light bar, black Monstaliner inside, Predator Green Monstaliner outside, marine speaker sound system, marine vinyl dash and seats. Many other little goodies!
Swap to a 4BT diesel in the future? Most likely.