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post #1 of 5 Old 12-04-2010, 08:53 AM Thread Starter
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Beginners Shaft

My U-joints are shot on the steering shaft and I thought I should replace the lower shaft bearing at the same time. I'm unsure if a new shaft comes with the bearing. Do I need to order shaft and bearing rebuild kit or just get shafted?


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post #2 of 5 Old 12-04-2010, 09:25 AM
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Just did my steering shaft. The bearing needs to ordered seperate. There are several options as far as places to purchace the shaft. This one is a stock replacement. There are also heavy duty options available if you feel the need.

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post #5 of 5 Old 12-06-2010, 06:53 PM
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Does anyone know how to get the steering shaft off the YJ? I took the bolts out and cant seem to get it off. Is there a special handshake I need to do with it before it comes off? I'm replacing it and really dont care if i cut it, but I want to make sure that the new one goes on smoothly! Please help if you can....

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