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420 Rancher drive shaft turns, but...

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I'm the mechanic on a farm, so I haven't been driving it, but the farmer says it would "slip" now and then, but he never heard any grinding or scary noises.
A quick peek in the oil filler hole tells me the ring gear is turning.
I'm thinking stripped splines on the axle.
Any other ideas?
Thanks in advance
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bottom line : look for the worst, expect the worst, pray it doesn't cost more than what you paid for it to start with ! :).
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