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Unread 08-13-2013, 12:37 AM   #1
rlloyd
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Intermittent vibration

So I get this intermittent vibration when I drive. Goes away, comes back....goes away. All the time. I recently changed the rear u joint in the axle side. Could this be the culprit? Any ideas? It does seem to effect offroading and rock climbing. But it's rather not have it.

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Unread 08-13-2013, 04:47 AM   #2
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might be the ujoint.
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Unread 08-13-2013, 02:34 PM   #3
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Did it start vibrating right after changing the u-joint? Did you install a greasable aftermarket U-Joint and not fill it with grease?
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Unread 08-13-2013, 02:48 PM   #4
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No I did a ****ty duralast one. And it seems like it happened after the u joint install. But just prior to that I did brown dog motor mounts. Just yesterday I did brown dog engine brackets too. I just noticed now that it vibrates like that when I'm stopped at a light. I'm thinking its just engine vibration. And with the newer motor mounts and now brackets, it's just normal vibration
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