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tyeeme

Honda Rubicon Front End Problem

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I have a friend who has a 01 rubicon he just purchased. We were out this weekend and noticed the front wheels are not engaging(will spin intermittently). It has a detroit locker on it but checked that and that is not the problem. Anybody out there with honda front end knowledge??

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Honda known for only 3 wheel drive Atvs. I don't know if they alternate as you drive over just one wheel is engaging. I know 2001 was not the hottest year for the 2001 Honda Rubicon. But I see plenty online forsale that are just fine so who knows. All I know is that only one of the front wheels of the machine accutally engage all the time. If that helps any?

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tyeeme said it has a detroit locker so the front end isn't stock.

I don't have nay experience with the DL front diff. Maybe someone else could offer any ideas?

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we fixed it it was the detroit unlocker. Took the diff apart and put in the stock honda diff parts and it works great.

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