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Old 07-06-2011, 06:36 AM
Centrarchid 4x4 Centrarchid 4x4 is offline
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Default Re: Jerking motion

Rcknrich- did you get this straightened out? If so, what was the issue? My truck has started doing something similar, only not so much "jerking" as much as a single jerk when accelerating from a stop. Was yours similar??

I'm almost certain my problem is CV joint or rear diff related.
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Old 07-06-2011, 08:30 AM
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My "jerking motion" normally goes away when the wife is around.
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Old 10-15-2011, 05:30 PM
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I have had my engine staggering down the road. I got a 41 and 141 code on my scanner. It points to a gas oxygen sensor. I would like to ohm it out or replace if ness. but I haven't found it yet. If someone can tell me where it is I will be delighted. I replaced the fuel filter today before I scanned it.
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Old 10-15-2011, 07:02 PM
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Originally Posted by MTman777 View Post
i knew that was gonna happen the minute i saw the thread title.. lol
So did I, lol. Where's my wife anyways, we need to chat
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