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Old 03-13-2012, 01:24 PM   #1
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Help.... Leak!!!

Drivers side axle was dry when I left work. 2012 JKS 2.5 inch spring lift. 5492 miles on her. Only about 100 off road. The rest highway.
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Old 03-13-2012, 01:26 PM   #2
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Dealer time

Another Axle seal bites the dust.

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Old 03-13-2012, 01:30 PM   #3
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It's gonna go tomorrow.. Is this common?
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Old 03-13-2012, 01:36 PM   #4
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It's gonna go tomorrow.. Is this common?
Not that I see.

Easy fix for them though
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Old 03-13-2012, 02:05 PM   #5
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Well tomorrow a no go but Thursday dealer time. Is this safe to drive. Didn't lose much oil.
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Old 03-15-2012, 01:03 PM   #6
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Dealer said its nothing. Thinks I hit something in the road. We will see. If the axle is junk in a few weeks.
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Old 03-15-2012, 01:10 PM   #7
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easy check is a) open the diff filler bolt, and see how high the gear oil is in the diff and b) part with the passenger wheel up on a block or something, to see if fluid pools up out of the drivers side axle
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Old 03-15-2012, 04:25 PM   #8
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They said with the warm weather it may have vented off if it was over filled at the factory.
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Old 03-15-2012, 09:06 PM   #9
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dealer replaced rt.front axle seal on our 2011 sport 2 weeks ago,7000 miles.

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