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Old 07-03-2012, 06:53 PM   #1
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How do you know when you are in need of replacing the axle, I have a 99 scamp and have been wondering if mine is in need of replacement? Can you look under the trailer and tell by just looking? Any information would be appreciated, thanks.

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Old 07-03-2012, 06:55 PM   #2
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I think you can compare the angle of your trailing arms to the factory spec for your year/axle. If it's sagging significantly that's a sign of warn rubber in the axle.

But I am no expert. And that's just a somewhat educated guess.
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Old 07-03-2012, 08:42 PM   #3
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I described how to tell here:
Replacing an Axle - leading arm to trailing arm
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