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Old 06-23-2012, 09:54 AM   #1
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Quick answer needed about rear driveshaft

Hey,

I just noticed my u-joint is broken. Has anyone dropped the rear shaft and just driven with the front?

2006 Wrangler X
6 Cyl.
Auto trans

Thanks,

Jeremy

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Old 06-23-2012, 09:56 AM   #2
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You can but I would not drive it a very long distance.

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Old 06-23-2012, 09:57 AM   #3
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For a short distance at less than 50 MPH id say go for it
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Old 06-23-2012, 10:02 AM   #4
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Thanks for the input!
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Only in an emergency will and have i ever done it. And that was after shearing a bolt of in my U-joint on the trail with no bolt extractor. Definately keep it under 50mph and fix it ASAP.
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