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Broken driveshaft A friend of mine is traveling across the country and apparently has broken her driveshaft with about 500 miles to go. No power in 2WD but the vehicle operates in 4WD, so it seems a pretty clear diagnosis unless its a problem in the transfer case. Here's my question: is it safe for her to keep going in 4WD so we can fix it on the cheap when she arrives?

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  • gill84 Jan 30, 2009

    Hmmm, yes it's on the fly. Thanks for the advice.

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Not unless it is all time 4X4. Driving for 500 Miles in 4 Wheel Drive will eventually Shell out the Transfer Case. These were never meant for Long Range Trips, Just short Distances when 4X4 is Nesseccary. Please Rate My Response! Thanks!

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    Travis Humphries Jan 30, 2009

    No Problem! Happy to Help!

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