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Old 07-10-2011, 12:44 AM   #1 (permalink)
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XJ transfercase noises

A buddy has a 96 XJ with the 242 tc. When we jack up the front and spin the tires by hand, we are hearing a distinct knocking sound coming from the TC (the TC was in 2wd).

When we jacked up the rear and spun the tires, we heard a much quieter sound but sounded like a bearing rolling around in there.

In neutral, no distinct sounds from the TC.

Any thoughts on what may be the problem? I'm not sure what 'normal' is for the viscous coupler and how it sounds in 2wd.

Thanks guys.
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Old 07-10-2011, 12:47 AM   #2 (permalink)
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sounds like something is broken inside.. could be a part of the chain, could be a stretched chain...
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