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fj needle bearing problems?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by tim allan, Aug 14, 2011.

  1. Aug 14, 2011 at 1:05 PM
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    tim allan

    tim allan [OP] Well-Known Member

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    do fj cruisers face the same needle bearing problems as our tacomas?

    how do we tell if ours will vibrate upon lifting?
     
  2. Aug 14, 2011 at 2:52 PM
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    Maticuno

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    I think he means the needle bearing on the driver's side front differential that tends to make a grinding noise after a lift.

    And no, there is no way to tell whether or not it is going to make the grinding noise if you lift it.
     
  3. Aug 14, 2011 at 4:18 PM
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    tim allan

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    do the fj crusiers have the same problem?
     

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