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Unread 04-27-2002, 08:08 AM   #1
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Leaky Locking hubs??? what to do.

I have an 80 cj5 with old warn locking hubs and the drivers side keeps loosining the bolts up and spits grease all over my rim what do I do to fix this,,, it does it in either locked or unlocked mode

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Unread 04-27-2002, 08:44 AM   #2
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</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><hr /><font size="2" face="Verdana, Arial">Originally posted by scottahicks:
<strong>I have an 80 cj5 with old warn locking hubs and the drivers side keeps loosining the bolts up and spits grease all over my rim what do I do to fix this,,, it does it in either locked or unlocked mode</strong></font><hr /></blockquote><font size="2" face="Verdana, Arial">Replace the bolts on the hubs with studs, nuts and lock washers. Be sure to red locktite the studs in the hubs.
This is a common problem - I used to have mine loosen all the time but since I replaced the bolts it's stayed tight for many years now.
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