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Strange sound from drive train

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by NEBULENCE, Mar 18, 2010.

  1. Mar 18, 2010 at 3:54 PM
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    NEBULENCE

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    Does anyone know how to keep a Carrier Bearing aka Center Support Bearing from going bad ?
     
  2. Mar 18, 2010 at 3:56 PM
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    keep it on the store shelf. away from water dirt sun etc...srry 4 the smartass comment.
     
  3. Mar 18, 2010 at 4:02 PM
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    Yeah...There is not real keeping it from going bad. Just replacing it once it does. If you are already getting noise from it- It's pretty much toast. Bearings don't do well with trying to repair after they are damaged.
     
  4. Mar 18, 2010 at 6:11 PM
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    NEBULENCE

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    thanks guys, yeah its making noise and this is the second bearing i had put on, i just don't understand why its doing this.
     
  5. Mar 18, 2010 at 6:57 PM
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    you have a 2.5 in. rough country suspension lift right? might wanna look at lowering the bearing with a spacer. i dunno
     
  6. Mar 18, 2010 at 6:58 PM
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    thanks i will try it out
     
  8. Apr 9, 2010 at 11:57 AM
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    i have a horrible squeek when i let of the gas. it happens around 35mph and its now starting to squeek when i get on the gas. would that be the carrier bearing??
     
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