Rack and pinion gears are gone

Tiny
WAYNEGRIFFIN
  • 2000 CHEVROLET BLAZER
  • 140,000 MILES

I was told I can take out drive shaft run it in 4wheel drive, I was told fluids would leak but I can put a cap in it is this true?

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Thursday, August 16th, 2012 AT 2:26 AM

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Tiny
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No, do not do this operation. Loosing fluid will cause other failures and the front rear cannot take the stress.

Get a bid for repairs to do it correctly.

Roy

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Thursday, August 16th, 2012 AT 2:46 AM

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