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Old 02-14-2013, 08:50 AM   #1
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Clunking noise

I just installed the dpg ultimate lift kit on my tj about 2 weeks ago and I have started to notice a clunking sound when decelerating very hard and also when starting from a stop. Im not sure what the noise is because it will come from the front most of the time but also occasionally i can hear it in the rear. Any suggestions?

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Old 02-14-2013, 02:08 PM   #2
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There is no easy answer other than crawling under the Jeep and start wiggling exhaust, driveline as well as swaybar and steering parts.

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Old 02-14-2013, 02:50 PM   #3
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Check them u-joints driveshaft and front axle and the cv joint in the front driveshaft all have been know to cause sounds as you describe...
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How exactly do I check to see if the u joints are bad?
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How exactly do I check to see if the u joints are bad?
Visual inspection and wiggle everything any movement in the joints they are bad...
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Old 02-14-2013, 06:45 PM   #6
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Grab the drive shaft and look for play for the drive shaft and when it's parked oust the wheel to the front and back to look for play

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