Which drive shaft to remove

Asked by Jan 23, 2017 at 03:53 PM about the 1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I can't afford tires right now and have
different treads in the front and back on my
Cherokee. My question is which drive shaft
should I remove to save my differentials.

3 Answers

73,085

The front drive shaft, drive in 2 wheel drive.

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665

Front driveshaft for sure. The rear driveshaft is much stronger than the front.

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73,085

Using the front wheels as drive wheels on pavement when it is in 4 wheel drive is extremely hard on the front axles, and the 4 wheel drive system.

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