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99 F-250 4x4 Help!

Discussion in 'Ford Trucks' started by xjasonx, Dec 8, 2009.

  1. xjasonx

    xjasonx Junior Member
    from Canada
    Messages: 2

    I have a 1999 250 Gas super duty with a 7 foot Arctic plow. I have the manual wheel locks for the 4x4 and the manual stick on the floor in the cab. when i crank the wheels with the 4x4 engaged the wheels jerk and are extremely hard to turn. I think it might be my U-Joints, but I am not sure. Any suggestions? Thanks In advance,
  2. FordFisherman

    FordFisherman PlowSite.com Addict
    from 06611
    Messages: 1,613

    It'll do that on dry pavement.
  3. cretebaby

    cretebaby PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,162

    Yup. :nod:
  4. f250man

    f250man PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,124

    4x4 and tight turns on dry pavement and it will do that.
  5. EaTmYtAiLpIpEs

    EaTmYtAiLpIpEs 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,607

  6. xjasonx

    xjasonx Junior Member
    from Canada
    Messages: 2

    Yeah, unfortunatly it also performs that way on wet grass and snow as well. Would it make a difference that the 4x4 hasn't been used since feb 2009? Thanks again?