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Unread 11-05-2012, 09:12 AM   #5416
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I would believe thats possible, hope you got it sorted out soon.
Yeah. Me too. If there is play in the joints.

Anyone recommend anything on how to rebuild?

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Unread 11-06-2012, 09:21 AM   #5417
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Pulled out the driveshaft. While I had a Jeep friend ride with me and tell me, they weren't "bad" but something was "up". So, with that being said I'm just going to leave the shaft out until I can re build it or have it rebuilt.

Yoke is seeping a little bit of fluid. Didn't put the new seal in yet.

There was something I noticed, I was pushing up and down on the shaft and noticed a bit of movement. Turns out that ever so slight movement was coming from the yoke on the output shaft... errrrr is that a problem???
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Unread 11-06-2012, 02:21 PM   #5418
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Pulled out the driveshaft. While I had a Jeep friend ride with me and tell me, they weren't "bad" but something was "up". So, with that being said I'm just going to leave the shaft out until I can re build it or have it rebuilt.

Yoke is seeping a little bit of fluid. Didn't put the new seal in yet.

There was something I noticed, I was pushing up and down on the shaft and noticed a bit of movement. Turns out that ever so slight movement was coming from the yoke on the output shaft... errrrr is that a problem???
Sounds like a bad U joint, which would definitely cause your vibrations.
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Unread 11-06-2012, 02:37 PM   #5419
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Sounds like a bad U joint, which would definitely cause your vibrations.
See my original thought was a U joint too, which I intend to replace them all anyways.

But, the yoke was able to move every so slightly up and in down. Just barely. Not sure how to describe it. Kinda like the output shaft was just slightly too small for the hole it goes through??
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Unread 11-06-2012, 02:38 PM   #5420
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See my original thought was a U joint too, which I intend to replace them all anyways.

But, the yoke was able to move every so slightly up and in down. Just barely. Not sure how to describe it. Kinda like the output shaft was just slightly too small for the hole it goes through??
Yoke on the axle? Pinion bearing may be on it's way out.
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Unread 11-06-2012, 02:43 PM   #5421
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Yoke on the axle? Pinion bearing may be on it's way out.
Yoke on t=case. Sorry.
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Yoke on t=case. Sorry.
Same deal still- bearing may be on it's way out.
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Unread 11-06-2012, 02:52 PM   #5423
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Same deal still- bearing may be on it's way out.
Well damn. Ant correlation to me swapping the yokes and the bearing deciding to go "bad"
Also if this is loose could that cause vibes? And when I mean loose, I'm talking like a half of a millimeter of movement.
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Unread 11-06-2012, 03:14 PM   #5424
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Well damn. Ant correlation to me swapping the yokes and the bearing deciding to go "bad"
Also if this is loose could that cause vibes? And when I mean loose, I'm talking like a half of a millimeter of movement.
Make sure the shaft is actually moving as well and its not just the yoke moving on the shaft/not tight enough.
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Unread 11-06-2012, 03:17 PM   #5425
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This is still possible. Yet its cranked down to 110 foot pounds at the moment. Gonna have another Jeep Club friend check it out sometime this week and go from there.
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Unread 11-10-2012, 12:45 PM   #5426
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Hmmm what is this. Haha

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Hmmm what is this. Haha
Idk, but look sweet, drool....?
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Rubicon is getting some new poly bushings apparently.
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Hmmm what is this. Haha

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A bad idea? Poly bushings have no place in those control arms.
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A bad idea? Poly bushings have no place in those control arms.
And this is why I wish dad would have told me that he was going to do that. I believe they are from energy suspension. I would have told him just to order IRO adjustable control arms, again if I knew prior too.

How bad of an idea is it to have those there... *sigh*
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