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Old 09-10-2008, 02:15 PM   #1
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weird noise

So, I bought a 99 TJ 4.0 5speed. There is a noise coming from under the car when i first start rolling. It goes away once im moving but from a dead stop it sounds like the trans is about to fall out to the damn thing. Coming from sports cars with independent suspension, it sounds to me like a cv joint is going bad. The kicker is that i can feel something banging around underneath and the shifter goes crazy side to side action in my hand. Last night i did a 2" body lift and 32"s. Today its a lot louder than its ever been. Anyone got any ideas what that noise might be?

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Old 09-10-2008, 03:15 PM   #2
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Transfer case linkage bracket. Search the forum and you'll find plenty of info.

99 SE with less than 43K on the clock and a few mods......
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Old 09-10-2008, 03:20 PM   #3
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Transfer case linkage bracket. Search the forum and you'll find plenty of info.
heh, yup, just found the search button, you posted a link to the exact problem im having an how to fix it. tyvm
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