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    Question suspension rattling

    Hi,
    My 2012 with 140K, purchased used runs great. But the car rattles like a bag filled with bones over rough surfaces. I suspect shock tower mounts or swaybar mounts. Any suggestions... thanks.

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    Default Re: suspension rattling

    Could be as simple as needing suspension lube to those areas.

    I have been using Krown rust proofing every year since 2013 and i know flooding the undercarriage with this oily product has helped keep everything lubed.

    Otherwise... Having Jimmy at Performance Auto have a look and test drive for his opinion

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    Default Re: suspension rattling

    Could be an end link. I know when one of mine broke it sounded similar to what you describe.

    Hopefully thats what it is cause they're cheap to fix.


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    Default Re: suspension rattling

    Ya ...ive had that to ...endlinks were loose and knocking around over certain bumps.

    Quote Originally Posted by Flagrum_3 View Post
    Could be an end link. I know when one of mine broke it sounded similar to what you describe.

    Hopefully thats what it is cause they're cheap to fix.


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