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Jeremy, Certified Truck/Bus Technician
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
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Experience:  ASE Med/HD Truck Technician, NATEF Diesel Engines and Electrical/Electronics Technician, EPA 608/609 HVAC Certified, Steering/Suspension and ABS/Brakes Technician
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Its me again. during acceleration and slowing down their is

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hi pearl its me again. during acceleration and slowing down their is a growl in the front. sounds like its the front u joint or tranny? it gets worse with a load aka trailer! what should I do. don't want to start throwing parts at it!!!
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Customer: its an automatic 07 freightliner 120.
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Jeremy replied 5 months ago.

My name is ***** ***** I will assist you with your question today.

I'm an independent contractor and I don't get paid until a rating has been made.

We can go back and forth as needed to help resolve the issue you are having. Follow ups are free after ratings, so rate in confidence!

Depending on the noise, if it is in the transmisison, it would need to be pulled out and taken apart to see which gear the noise is coming from.

If you think it is a u-joint, replace it. They are cheap. Usually with ah u-joint, you get vibration and it doesn't matter if there is a load or not. If it only does it with a load, then it is most likely gearing in the transmission.

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Expert:  Jeremy replied 5 months ago.

I see you viewed this and this is still showing as an open question due to no positive (3 stars or more) rating.

Were you not pleased with my service to you or is there a rating issue? Please let me know if you still need assistance with this, if there is a rating issue, and/or you need more time to respond.

I like to make sure all my customers are satisfied since you did pay a deposit for me to assist you, whether I’m paid by a positive rating feedback or not.

We can continue where we left off or start over if needed. Also, if you need diagrams, instructions, etc please don’t hesitate to ask.

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