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MrStuky 03-27-2013 11:23 PM

Busted Ujoints, bearings what?
Hey Guys.

So, I had some play in the front/rear driveshaft for some time.

Wrangler shaft problems? - YouTube

I was told to check the ujoints, but they all seem great. There is no play between the ujoint and the holder, so i removed the driveshaft front and rear connected to the differential, and there seems to be play at the differential connector.

Recently a clicking noise started to occur which I believe is in the rear, i lifted both rear tires and put it in drive and could barely hear it. When I accelerate i can hear the clicking noise after i let go of the gas. If I step on it and let go right away, it starts making a loud knocking noise.

Rear diff wrangler normal play? - YouTube

what could it be? ujoints seem fine so Im assuming it could be pinion or bearings?


MrStuky 03-28-2013 12:06 PM

Bump? Should i open my cover to check if everything is fine.

MILK93 03-31-2013 10:47 AM

If the play is in the tranny and not in the shaft you are gonna need a mechanic. :(

MrStuky 04-25-2013 07:33 PM

I had two teeth of the rear diff gear busted and got it fixed. Now I get another whining noise which might be the tcase?

At 10 sec the noise starts

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