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Old 07-11-2009, 10:57 PM   #1
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Theres a knock or a clunk coming from somewhere when swing the car right or go over a speed bump in the rear. Can it be a bad strut mount or something? and can it be replaced?

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Sounds like a bad strut mount. Have you tried just seeing if one of the two bolts holding the mount to the car is lose?

Its really not that bad of a job to replace.
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Could also be a broke rear sway bar end link, or bushing. Or a broke or lose muffler mount.
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Im gonna jack her up tomorrow since ill be working on the wheels, ill let you know
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turns out to be the front left sway bar link really loose, iv replaced the right side, but no idea how the left side got loose :/
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