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seems like a fast dribble (b-ball) from passenger side rear. Both befor and after the new suspension. I suspect Half shaft ??
 

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Sounds like a CV joint issue. They usually sound like a clicking in the front, more like hammering a steel plate quickly in the rear - the b-ball analogy fits with that. Not a fun DIY - only a few hours for a shop and probably worth it.
 

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300se126 said:
Sounds like a CV joint issue. They usually sound like a clicking in the front, more like hammering a steel plate quickly in the rear - the b-ball analogy fits with that. Not a fun DIY - only a few hours for a shop and probably worth it.
only on hard launchh do u think i could drive it for a few hundred miles before installing new axels ????
 

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could be CV's or universals on the driveshaft.
 

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it was a little messy right side if diff. did not want to touchanything until i had all the fuel lines and accumulator in hand.
Driveshaft was serviced a few thousand mi. ago.
 
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