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Ok was riding today in a hole and was backing out of it and the front diff popped gave it some gas again and it popped again everytime it pops the front wheels stop spinning for a second. There is no slack in yolk or the axles. What could be causing this. ring and pinion or actuator or something else need help
 

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Also it only makes noise in 4wd doesn't make any at all in 2wd
 

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Anyway to fix it or tighten it
 

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No, it's designed to do that so nothing breaks. You can weld it up, but your chancing breaking something


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So do i order a whole new drive shaft cuz mine is popping so much now it's useless in 4wd
 

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That's fine lol ig ill just order one its only like $90 for the the whole shaft on Yamaha parts warehouse
 

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So where does this shaft need to be welded gonna put 4 small tack welds on it and see If it will hold is the limiter at the at the front of the shaft
 

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So is this limiter shaft located just before the diff or is it in the middle of the shaft
 

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I don't know, I'd have to go look and I just ate WAAAAAY to many breakfast tacos and I can't get off the couch right now! hahaha!!! I tried searching for it but couldn't find any pics
 

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It's just outside of the output shaft on the engine. Mine started doing it often also. I was going to modify it and Then I just traded it in! Lol! It almost looks like a love joy coupler without the rubber inner part.
 

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So is this limiter shaft located just before the diff or is it in the middle of the shaft
 

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Well i put 4 tack welds on each side of the coupler
 

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So is this limiter shaft located just before the diff or is it in the middle of the shaft
It's on the engine side on the output shaft
 

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Will do hopefully it holds and nothing else breaks
 

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Well ive put two good rides on it and No more popping I put 4 tack welds on each side of the limiter its holding good
 
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