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post #1 of 18 (permalink) Old 01-10-2012, 10:38 AM Thread Starter
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Got a 1993 300 fourtrax. Recently it has started making a popping/cracking type noise in the front end. Can't pin point, but it is in the front. What could this be?
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Got a 1993 300 fourtrax. Recently it has started making a popping/cracking type noise in the front end. Can't pin point, but it is in the front. What could this be?
2wd or 4wd ?..this helps narrow it down for you.

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1993 300 fourtrax 4wd
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bad cv joint
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ok...well..it can be a couple things..one..your cv-joints ?..can be your front differental ? ( although..this hardley ever goes bad ! )...or shock mount bushings ?..my money is on your cv-joints..when they start to wear...they clank..clunk..pop..sometimes you can solve this for a short time by re-packing them with fresh grease ?..other times..it calls for replacing them.

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hey..you type to damn fast !..lmfao..wait..you only posted 3 words !..lmfao.

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haha, i figured you probably logged off, so i beat ya too it LOL. yours is a lot better in depth answer though
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haha, i figured you probably logged off, so i beat ya too it LOL. yours is a lot better in depth answer though
all good bro !..i always show logged in..even if i'm not online..i don't like re-typping all the pw and stuff !..lol. anywayyyyy..glad your learning and helping here..nice work !.

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Notice it seems to make the noise mostly when I'm turning
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Notice it seems to make the noise mostly when I'm turning
bad cv-joint.

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