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post #1 of 7 Old 05-21-2006, 08:41 PM Thread Starter
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2000 Durango SLT 5.9 AWD. When accelerating only there is a nasty vibration from the front end from 20-60mph, 50 mph being the worst. Let off the throttle and it goes away. I jacked it up yesterday thinking maybe a u-joint in the front driveshaft but I can't find any slop in the front drivetrain. No slop in the CV joints either. I'm stumped. Any help is appreciated. This rig has 113,000 miles on it.
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post #2 of 7 Old 05-21-2006, 09:03 PM
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Ball joints maybe....i had a prob like that and changed them and they went away....also could be a mis allignment...whens the last you had that done?

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Balls joints, mis-alignment or tires out of balance. Wheel bearings are a possibility as well.

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Tires out of balance? Why would it only vibrate under acceleration then?
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Tires out of balance? Why would it only vibrate under acceleration then?
B/C the wheels are spinning faster...hence acceleration

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It was the REAR u-joints transfering the vibes through the t-case to the front end.
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It was the REAR u-joints transfering the vibes through the t-case to the front end.
That is a weird one all right...

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