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Old 07-05-2012, 10:35 PM   #1
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Rear axle wiggle?

So I was out messing around a little bit and noticed that it feels like it "wiggles". It feels like its moving side to side and depending on how bumpy or how much the jeep is bouncing around.

Does anyone know what would cause this or is it normal?

Here are two pics of the rear pod by chance anyone sees anything right off.

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Old 07-05-2012, 10:37 PM   #2
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Check your rear track bar and its bushings.

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Old 07-05-2012, 10:40 PM   #3
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I grabbed it and yanked it and it doesn't move. Any other way?
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Old 07-05-2012, 10:48 PM   #4
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yeah,... push the body side to side to make it wiggle as you said.... have someone do this while you check for play at the track bar mounting points... both frame and axle.
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Old 07-05-2012, 10:51 PM   #5
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Agree, check all the TB/CA bushings/bolts.

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Old 07-06-2012, 01:01 AM   #6
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Shocks seem fine. I will get under at check tomorrow after work. Thank you
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Old 07-06-2012, 11:55 PM   #7
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So I had someone shake it while I looked under it. I could hear it clicking (for lack of a better word) and it was metal on metal. I can't see any play anywhere though. Thoughts?

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