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Unread 04-11-2010, 08:44 AM   #1
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Loose Trans Mount Bolt

Would this bolt being loose cause driveline vibrations? If so, how tight does it need to be?






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Unread 04-11-2010, 01:18 PM   #2
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I'd suspect tht there would be some vibration but isn't there more than one mounting bolt!?
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Unread 04-11-2010, 01:52 PM   #3
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thats just to stop the torque from ripping the other rubber mount apart. normal to have a little play there

Driveline vibe might be a stuck front axle disconect? Your driveshaft looks pretty flat so unless your u-joints are bad i wouldn't worry about that
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Unread 04-11-2010, 02:28 PM   #4
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The vibration is only when I give it some gas and worse under hard acceleration (it goes away when coasting). I've checked the U-joints over and over, so I don't think that's it.
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Unread 04-11-2010, 02:49 PM   #5
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does your front shaft spin when your driving down the road?
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Unread 04-11-2010, 02:53 PM   #6
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looks like you're missing the transmission mount...
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Unread 04-11-2010, 05:38 PM   #7
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There is supposed to be some slop in that bolt. As said above, it's just for the torque. If there's a little slop it's ok.

Mounting bolts are on there. There are just recessed.
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Unread 04-11-2010, 09:09 PM   #8
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does your front shaft spin when your driving down the road?
no it's completley static.
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looks like you're missing the transmission mount...
I concur, there should be a rubber brickish thing(best way i can describe it) under the transmission adjacent to that bolt.
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Unread 04-11-2010, 09:39 PM   #10
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I concur, there should be a rubber brickish thing(best way i can describe it) under the transmission adjacent to that bolt.
Does anyone have a pic of this?
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Unread 04-11-2010, 09:45 PM   #11
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Does anyone have a pic of this?
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/t...cement-903109/

Check this thread it will show you what it looks like and how to put it on.
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Unread 04-11-2010, 10:01 PM   #12
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I see what you mean.
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Unread 04-11-2010, 10:11 PM   #13
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you have it, its more under the tcase... you can see the recessed bolts from the bottom.

These guys don't know what they're talking about. You would know if it was missing everytime you accelerated and the shifter broke your knee cap.
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Unread 04-11-2010, 10:46 PM   #14
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Um, no. It's definitely not there.
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Unread 04-11-2010, 11:53 PM   #15
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Um, no. It's definitely not there.
my jeep was the same way. yes it is.



does that look anything like his setup?
You can't go telling people that are trying to learn about this stuff things like that if you don't know 100% what your talking about
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