Compromise. I feel like I'm married to this hunk-o-junk!
2003 Wrangler Sport
A whole bunch of cool shit on it
33's re-geared, SYE, DCDS
3" lift with 1/2" butt crack
Extra special back massaging feature above 65(priceless)!
I'm going to replace the front input yoke on the TC and play around with the front pinion angles some more in a last ditch effort. Its been nice driving without vibes these past couple days, but a 2wd jeep is not in the cards as a cure.
I wore my KM2's down to about 7/32's and couldn't take the noise any longer. They actually created a resonant frequency at 50-60 mph that drove me nuts! While I can't give any advise on the Pats, I have 2k on my KO2's and they are quiet as a mouse and grip well in the wet stuff.
I would be concerned about clearance of that dropped track bar setup at flex. Might want to cycle the suspension and make sure stuff clears. Usually you don't see a dropped track bar setup like that on 4" or less lifts. My suggestion would be to put a Currie or JKS adjustable TB on, lose the...
Revisited the front drive shaft yesterday and removed it. Drive home was vibe free. I still detect a faint rumble not felt in the wheel/seat/floor like I did pre-ds removal, but I think I'll attribute this to the TT and the drive train being closer to the tub. I'm going to drive it for a few...
I doubt your TracLok is worn out already. I have the same D44 with TracLok, and when I re-geared at 140k miles, the clutches were still in good shape. I went ahead and replaced them anyway since I was in there.