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Axel hop

Posted: Thu Sep 30, 2010 3:10 pm
by HasonGats
i was wondering if any one else has a axel hop prob. When i take off hard in a stright line and lose grip the hole rear of my car shuders and hops. kind of like an old rear wheel gm with out traction bars. also when im pulling hard in second there is also some shudder coming from the rear to where i have to actully feather the throttle to make it stop

Re: Axel hop

Posted: Thu Sep 30, 2010 4:59 pm
by Yoshi
subframe bushings are more than likely dead.

Re: Axel hop

Posted: Fri Oct 01, 2010 12:58 am
by M20_fever
Yoshi wrote:subframe bushings are more than likely dead.


This. Happened on my old 325e and the subframe bushings where toast.

Re: Axel hop

Posted: Thu Feb 17, 2011 2:58 pm
by HasonGats
figured it out. wasnt axel hop at oll it was centersupport shot and driveshaft banging in the tunnel. Got underr there and the guibo looked like a dogs chew toy. all in all not to bad a fix.

Re: Axel hop

Posted: Thu Feb 17, 2011 11:43 pm
by M20_fever
So you got it all sorted out? Gotta love easy fixes!