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Unread 04-07-2013, 10:28 AM   #1
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Axle shaft U-Joint

I have a set of fairly new chromoly shafts for Dana 30. One of the u-joints have about 1/16" play between caps. U-joints are fairly new. Could this be caused by the caps not being fully pressed into the shaft? I'd hate to think that u-joints could go bad this quickly

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Unread 04-07-2013, 02:31 PM   #2
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Pulled the shaft, tapped on the caps a little, problem solved. Apparently they weren't pressed on properly at the factory.
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Unread 04-08-2013, 03:41 PM   #3
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make sure all the clips are in and seated in the grooves, if not this will happen again.
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Unread 04-09-2013, 05:42 PM   #4
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Sounds like a clip is missing
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