Go Back   Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum > Jeep Platform Discussion > Grand Cherokee - ZJ

Join Jeep Garage Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 02-15-2011, 08:14 PM
erleep's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 1993 4.0L ZJ
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: mosinee wisconsin
Posts: 133
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 1874
erleep is on a distinguished road
Send a message via AIM to erleep
problem can you guys help

so i replaced my front cv joints and wheel barings about three weeks ago and from that time i have had a werd howl comming from the front axle
i cant seem to figer out what the problem is
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 02-15-2011, 08:33 PM
DJ BoNiOmArIo's Avatar
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2006 3.7L WK
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Lone Star State
Posts: 10,324
Thanks: 5
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
Rep Power: 12305
DJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond repute
Re: problem can you guys help

did u check ur front axle? fluid level low usually will make that noise
__________________

__________________
[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 02-15-2011, 09:07 PM
1 GRAND's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Elkhorn City, Kentucky
Posts: 748
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 2606
1 GRAND has a reputation beyond repute1 GRAND has a reputation beyond repute
Re: problem can you guys help

Any louder on turns, acceleration, or when you hit the brakes?
__________________


2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland Hemi QD II

2006 Jeep Commander 65th Anniversary 3.7 4x4

1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee 5.9 Limited 4x4

1994 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited V8 4x4 Lifted
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 02-15-2011, 09:54 PM
erleep's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 1993 4.0L ZJ
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: mosinee wisconsin
Posts: 133
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 1874
erleep is on a distinguished road
Send a message via AIM to erleep
Re: problem can you guys help

i just changed the dif fluid its suposed to be 75/90 but with the tow package i have jeep tells me that i should have 75/140 in it so that what i did it is full the noise is the same when i turn or going streight most times it louder when i am on the hwy about 65 to 70 mph this is going to soud stupid but it sounds like an eletric moter whinding down when i let off the gas
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 02-15-2011, 10:57 PM
DJ BoNiOmArIo's Avatar
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2006 3.7L WK
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Lone Star State
Posts: 10,324
Thanks: 5
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
Rep Power: 12305
DJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond repute
Re: problem can you guys help

that does sound like ur diff
__________________
[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 02-16-2011, 05:47 PM
1 GRAND's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Elkhorn City, Kentucky
Posts: 748
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 2606
1 GRAND has a reputation beyond repute1 GRAND has a reputation beyond repute
Re: problem can you guys help

Quote:
Originally Posted by DJ BoNiOmArIo View Post
that does sound like ur diff

Agreed
__________________


2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland Hemi QD II

2006 Jeep Commander 65th Anniversary 3.7 4x4

1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee 5.9 Limited 4x4

1994 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited V8 4x4 Lifted
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 02-16-2011, 07:42 PM
erleep's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 1993 4.0L ZJ
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: mosinee wisconsin
Posts: 133
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 1874
erleep is on a distinguished road
Send a message via AIM to erleep
Re: problem can you guys help

that sux
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 04-03-2011, 10:20 AM
New Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 3
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
montanabrent is on a distinguished road
Re: problem can you guys help

not to sound dumb but do u have a soft break pedel ???
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 04-05-2011, 04:06 PM
pattyboy's Avatar
Premium Member
My Jeep: 2011 3.6L WK2
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: middle village n.y.
Posts: 266
Thanks: 10
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 1689
pattyboy is a glorious beacon of light
Re: problem can you guys help

That is typical of pinion bearing backlash being out of tolerance due to wear in the pinion support bearings also did u tighten the wheel bearing at the hub to specs over tightening will crack them, rendering them useless...
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 04-08-2011, 09:31 PM
erleep's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 1993 4.0L ZJ
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: mosinee wisconsin
Posts: 133
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 1874
erleep is on a distinguished road
Send a message via AIM to erleep
Re: problem can you guys help

how hard is it to replace the baring
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
can you guys help me (again) with a brake problem.. kycoolcat Grand Cherokee - WK 7 05-27-2010 08:18 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:03 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 - JeepGarage.Org
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Owners Community