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Old 07-24-2004, 02:03 PM   #1
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Default New rattles

My Bonnie just developed yet another new rattle. A friend who has a Lesabre said it has to do with the rear windows. . . but I'm sure there is someone here who has had the same problem so if you could help me out that would be awesome. I also have a rattle in the dashboard that I've been ignoring save for smashing it every once in a while to get it to stop. . . how hard is that gonna be to fix?

In advance, thanks for all the help. I have to take my sister up to the Minneapolis/St. Paul airport at the end of August and it would be really nice if the Bonnie didn't rattle the whole way.
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A rattle in the dash is probably your lower I/P trim, the peice that goes around the radio. Might be the glovebox door... Might be the dash mounts...

All in all, where are they coming from? what side? What height?
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Remove the lower hushpanel (where your ALDL connector is) and check the steering column yoke clamp. Does the column vibrate or move at all?
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