Originally Posted by SportHD
When my front u-joint went bad it started off by only making the sound in 4wd. But as the joint got worse, you could start to hear it just driving around in 2wd. Especially at slow speeds. Grab ahold of the front axle shafts and wiggle them. If there is any play in the joint its done..
Same here. And they are ujoints, not CVs. You can replace just the joints in the shafts which is good, because the axle shaft assembly is not cheap.