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 Post subject: U-Joints
 Post Posted: Sat Jun 26, 2010 10:53 am 
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Jeeper in IN
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I have to replace the u-joints in the front axle of my TJ. I've never done it. Who has advise??

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 Post subject: Re: u-joints
 Post Posted: Sat Jun 26, 2010 12:52 pm 
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when are you thinking of doing this? i might be able to help ya :tu2: done mine with philbert a yr or so ago

when you get them out take them to ft wayne clutch and pay them to replace them. save your knuckles. unless you have access to a press

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 Post subject: Re: u-joints
 Post Posted: Sat Jun 26, 2010 4:10 pm 
You Canadians and your knuckles! Man up, smash your hand, curse, and move on! If you are a cheap bastard like me, and wanna do them yourself, I'd be happy to give you a hand/airtools. You know where I live!


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 Post subject: Re: u-joints
 Post Posted: Sat Jun 26, 2010 10:39 pm 
philbert001 wrote:
You homos and your knuckles! Man up, smash your hand, curse, and move on! If you are a cheap bastard like me, and wanna do them yourself

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 Post subject: Re: u-joints
 Post Posted: Sun Jun 27, 2010 11:59 pm 
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yea yea yea
older and wiser, work smart not hard, all that good stuff i will bust my knuckles on the expensive stuff i cant afford to pay some one to fix lol

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 Post subject: Re: u-joints
 Post Posted: Mon Jun 28, 2010 6:56 am 
Hey, a penny saved is a penny earned!


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 Post subject: Re: u-joints
 Post Posted: Tue Jun 29, 2010 11:00 pm 
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vice and a socket all you need no biggie or just a B.F.H

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 Post subject: Re: u-joints
 Post Posted: Wed Jun 30, 2010 7:45 am 
xjtrey wrote:
vice and a socket all you need no biggie or just a B.F.H

agree Yup!


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 Post subject: Re: u-joints
 Post Posted: Fri Jul 02, 2010 2:23 pm 
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Phil thanks for the offer. I've been busy as shit and haven't got to em yet. I will take you up on your help, I will get ahold of you. Any suggestions on a good set to put in it??

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97 TJ
3" BDS lift
Get Bent Kustoms tube fenders and rock rails
8,000 lb winch
Cut rear tub
Ford Expidition Tow Hooks
35's on American Racing Wheels
2008 JK Ready for upgrades!!!
Greater love has no one than this, that one lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13


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 Post subject: Re: u-joints
 Post Posted: Fri Jul 02, 2010 5:54 pm 
DandA's TJ wrote:
Phil thanks for the offer. I've been busy as shit and haven't got to em yet. I will take you up on your help, I will get ahold of you. Any suggestions on a good set to put in it??

Spicer sealed u-joints. Factory OE, and Dana friendly!


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 Post subject: Re: u-joints
 Post Posted: Mon Jul 05, 2010 10:20 pm 
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Alright then, I will let you know when I get them. Thanks again.

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3" BDS lift
Get Bent Kustoms tube fenders and rock rails
8,000 lb winch
Cut rear tub
Ford Expidition Tow Hooks
35's on American Racing Wheels
2008 JK Ready for upgrades!!!
Greater love has no one than this, that one lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13


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