will a bad rearend make drag on engine 97 jimmy


Asked by Jun 08, 2013 at 09:59 PM about the 1997 GMC Jimmy 4 Dr SL 4WD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Pinion seal bad, jimmy drove like brakes were on added fluid to rearend  stopped for 1
day then returned  quintessence?  Rearend or tranny problem

2 Answers


Pinion bearing bad replaced works well now put pinion saver on yoke but still leaks

Jim Somerville

sounds like a combonation of both have the gears in the rearend and the tranny checked

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