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Old 05-10-2009, 03:08 AM   #1
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LOUD NOISE from rear end HELP!

so i went wheeling today and my friend decided to do donuts in the sand while in 2wd and then a loud popping noise started coming from the rear end like in the diff or drive shaft. later on i was backing down a hill and the popping got way worse i couldn't even move a little without it popping. once we got back on flat road it went away and would only do it if we went over rough terrain. please help. pinions?

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What condition are your leaf spring bushings in?

Might sound unlikely, but it can get pretty bad. Mine have been squeaking occasionally, & sometimes they are worse. I've been meaning to get some poly replacements, but OBA & on-board welder have kept me occupied recently.

Since this is cheaper than driveshaft/t-case/diff repair, I'll go ahead & hope it's the front eye bushings of your rear leafs, for you. Good luck!
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