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  1. Driveshaft repair

    Repair Questions
    I bought a 2003 Nissan Xterra 5 speed, it has the two piece driveshaft. In the middle yolk it came apart when I was driving, and when it did one of the tabs that holds the universal joint in place sheared off. Can I remake it with J-B Weld or quiksteel or will it just fling off? The first pic is...
  2. 2002 Xterra SE Vibrations

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    2002 Xterra RWD with 160k miles. Draftshaft center support bearing went out about 9 months ago and bent the bracket up pretty bad. We removed the bracket and heated it so we could bent it back as best we could and replaced the busted bearing with a Precision support bearing from a local parts...
  3. Strong Vibration in 4x4 After AC Lift

    Modification Questions
    I have strong vibrations only when in 4x4 which started only after the AC lift. Then when I take it out the 4x4 I then have to drive in reverse and stop in reverse to get the vibrations out. Then in 2wd and after the "reverse thing" it drives normal. The vibrations are too much to drive on. Can...
  4. Disconnect drive shaft for towing

    Repair Questions
    I need to tow my '03 Xterra about 250 miles and was thinking about using a U-Haul tow dolly. It says that I need to disconnect the drive shaft from the rear axle or risk serious damage to the transmission? Do I really need to do this? How do I go about doing so. I honestly don't know that much...
  5. Drive Shaft

    Repair Questions
    So over the past couple weeks I've had crazy vibrations at all speeds. Finally took it to a shop and, well, I'm getting a new drive shaft. ha. Anybody else ever had a problem with it before? I have a 3in lift, but seems like it just came out of now where.
  6. 4x4 vibration

    Repair Questions
    Hello fellow Xterra owners, I have a 2000 Xterra, its got a calmini 3" lift and I have an issue in 4wheel drive. There is a vibration in the front only when I am in four wheel drive and only when I accelerate past 35mph. I have changed the drive axles and the u joints in the front drive shaft...
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