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Rookie Question Rear axle squeek

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by HairyAmerican, Apr 15, 2012.

  1. Apr 15, 2012 at 4:54 PM
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    HairyAmerican

    HairyAmerican [OP] Well-Known Member

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    i am hearing a sqeeking sound coming from my rear end. just when i roll it forward by hand. or put pressure on the tailgate. could it be the suspension or axle or am i just worrying over nothing. i have added a leaf in the rear. let me know what u think? hopefully i am just worrying over nothing
     
  2. Apr 15, 2012 at 5:07 PM
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    yes, it seams like it really happpens when i move it forward by hand.
     
  3. Apr 15, 2012 at 5:19 PM
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    i have had it in the mud once. but not bad but just for a min. and it is clean under there. what do you think is going on?
     
  4. Apr 15, 2012 at 5:24 PM
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    i put a drive-shaft carrier bearing drop kit on it also
     
  5. Apr 15, 2012 at 5:26 PM
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    i cant remember the psi but they are tightened
     
  6. Apr 15, 2012 at 5:30 PM
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    here is another stupid question, could it be the breaks?
     
  7. Apr 15, 2012 at 5:41 PM
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  8. Apr 16, 2012 at 6:42 AM
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    just noticed one of my leafs is crooked, could that cause it? i pinpointed the problem to the leafs. but is it worth straightening it out. it is still in the bracket
     
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