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Unread 03-20-2013, 12:51 PM   #1
gregpeleegrini
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Frontend clunking noise

Hey guys when i am going slow in reverse there is a loud clunking coming from front end it sound like the passenger side. When in going fast seems like some vibrations coming from same spot. Can anyone help me out with what this might be! 2005 lj rubicon Sahara edition

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Unread 03-20-2013, 02:42 PM   #2
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Originally Posted by gregpeleegrini
Hey guys when i am going slow in reverse there is a loud clunking coming from front end it sound like the passenger side. When in going fast seems like some vibrations coming from same spot. Can anyone help me out with what this might be! 2005 lj rubicon Sahara edition
In general you going to want check the following:
Front DS ujoint- check for play.
Front ujoint / bearing - movement?
4wheel drive is disengaged yes?
Lastly you can pop the diff cover and do an inspection.

It's probably just a ujoint. I would swap them with serviceable units and do a full front end grease.
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