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Clanging Noise in front drivers side

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by TacomaGus, Feb 13, 2011.

  1. Feb 13, 2011 at 1:38 PM
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    TacomaGus

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    Since i got my bushings place and alignment done by the dealership i have developed a clanging noise when i hit a bump. It def sounds like metal hitting metal and its only on the front left, i can hit a bump with the front right and nothing will happen, but it can be a slight bump and the terrible clang noise will happen.

    Ideas? My truck seriously feels like its falling apart so i may just have to deal with the endless balance, shudders, and overall shitty quality of the chasis until i have money in 5 years
     
  2. Feb 13, 2011 at 2:05 PM
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    If it started happening AFTER you had the delearship preform the service.....get in your truck and drive to the dealership and have them make it right.

    .....And dont leave until its fixed.
     
  3. Feb 13, 2011 at 2:22 PM
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    yea i send them an angry email, so hopefully it can be fixed this week
     
  4. Feb 13, 2011 at 5:26 PM
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    Hmm that sounds odd.. Maybe they forgot to put the bushing back in...:rofl:
     
  5. Feb 14, 2011 at 8:48 AM
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    its possible lol. But i think its more likely they didn't properly torque one of the control arms when doing the alignment. If thats the case i'm going to lose my mind in regards to the safety issues that cause and they will obviously have to redo my alignment
     
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