Dismiss Notice



Register Today It's free! This box will disappear once registered!

1994 AWD Explorer driveshaft

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by rodneymorris, July 31, 2012.

  • Searches ExplorerForum.com
    1. rodneymorris

      rodneymorris New Member

      Joined:
      July 31, 2012
      Messages:
      1
      Likes Received:
      0
      Trophy Points:
      0
      City, State:
      lovington nm
      Year, Model & Trim Level:
      1994 Ford Explorer
      I have a 1994 AWD Explorer that started making noise where the drive shaft comes out of the transmission to the transfer case. A local mechanic confirmed that the drive shaft had gone bad and the cost of a new one was around $650.00. Is there anything special that I need to know before I remove that drive shaft, thus creating a two wheel drive vehicle? Will the vehicle even allow me to do this?
       
    2. Support EF

      Join the Elite Explorers for $20

      Explorer Forum has probably saved you that much already, and will continue to save you money as you learn how to diagnose fix problems yourself and learn which modifications work without having to experiment on your own. Elite Explorer members see practically no ads, can add their own profile photo, upload photo attachments in all forums, and Media Gallery, create more private Conversations, and more. Join Today. Your support is greatly appreciated.


      to hide adverts.
    3. Dan Whitaker

      Dan Whitaker One fast putty tat Elite Explorer

      Joined:
      December 24, 2001
      Messages:
      7,094
      Likes Received:
      20
      Trophy Points:
      58
      City, State:
      Raytown MO (Kansas City suburb)
      Year, Model & Trim Level:
      No Mounty no more.
      First off you do not have AWD. only 1996-2001 V8 equiped Explorers had AWD.

      Second you can get a dive shaft from a salvage yard or pick-n-pull for a hell of a lot less than $650. You'll just want to have the u-joints replaced. And don't have the "local mechanic" do it as he is trying to take you to the cleaners.
       
    4. 1Aauto

      1Aauto EF Vendor

      Joined:
      April 1, 2009
      Messages:
      5,290
      Likes Received:
      18
      Trophy Points:
      48
      City, State:
      mass
      Year, Model & Trim Level:
      92 explorer
      Welcome to the site
       

    Share This Page







    We Support Our Troops!