post #1 of Old 08-25-2013, 06:20 PM Thread Starter
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tires chirping in turns (NOT another viscous coupler thread!)

my front tires chirp a little when making sharp turns, like in a parking lot. i have a 242 transfer case, and the front driveshaft is out at the moment. ideas?

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post #2 of Old 08-25-2013, 06:24 PM
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Bad u-joints in the front axle?
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post #3 of Old 08-25-2013, 06:36 PM
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check your toe in/out or like mentioned a bad wheel bearing or ball joint.
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post #4 of Old 08-25-2013, 06:38 PM
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Mine did that pretty bad until I rebuilt the front suspension and steering and had it aligned.

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