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Drive shaft ? And u-joint ?

How can u tell if ur ujoints are good and solid or if they are going out. The reason I ask is that I can slightly wiggle my front driveshaft up and down not side to side. Is this normal? How about the u joints on the front axle. Any guidelines on signs of wear?

My second question is the rubber hangar between the two rear driveshafts supposed to be able to be moved up and down? It seems like there is more play there than there used to be.

How hard is it to replace this part? Looks kinda hard.

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08 JOB 1 F-250 Lariat Crew Cab, S&B INTAKE, H&S Blk MAXX, 5" Flo PRO, EGR Delete, Air Dog 165, Upgraded Bellows, MBRP Intercooler pipe, 4" Down pipe, Tial Wastegate, OUO T bars, ARP studs, Bestop pwrbrds

***Legal Disclaimer: Anything I say about my vehicle on this website(Powerstroke.org), pertaining to modifications, is only to gain acceptance from my peers, and does not actually represent anything actually existing on my truck, and thus, cannot be held against me in any issues.
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