What is wrong with a 1987 jeep Cherokee when put in 4 wheel drive the front drive shaft turn but the wheels don't pull?
Does it have manual lockouts on the front hubs? Center of the wheel/axle turns to lock the wheels in.
No there are Cv joints which connect directly from the tranny to the front wheels and act as drive shafts. Most rear wheel drives will have drive shafts as to connect from front to back. The reason CV's must be used in front wheel drive is because of the wheels being used for turning. If it was a drive shaft to the wheels, they would not be able to move.
Posibilites: Blown rear differential, when the front wheels go around does the rear drive shaft? Blown transfer case: Same test as above but the rear drive shaft does not spin. Is there a rear drive shaft? ( I have seen this ) Customer damaged the Rear "U" joint off road and rear drive shaft fell out with out driver knowing.
1995 pathfinder SE trans axle engages front drive shaft turns to front diff but no engagement of front wheels in 4WD why?
I have 97 jeep grand Cherokee quadratrack with 5 inch lift has noise like bad cv shaft but both are new is it the front driveshaft?
The Crank shaft turns and causes the cam shaft to turn, the pumps to turn, the alternator to turn, the transmission gears to turn, the transmission causes the drive shaft to turn, the drive shaft causes the differential to turn (in rear wheel drive models) this turns the axles and the axles turn the wheels. In a front wheel model, the transmission turns the axles shaft that turns the wheels. In a 4x4 the transmission…
Can you convert a 1998 2wheel drive jeep Cherokee into a 4 wheel drive and already have donor vehicle?
The front axle shaft will be cv style, so zero there. The front drive shaft would have three. The rear drive shaft would have two if it is a one piece shaft, three if a two piece shaft. The front axle shaft will be cv style, so zero there. The front drive shaft would have three. The rear drive shaft would have two if it is a one piece shaft, three if a two piece…