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Squeaky Suspension in front

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by Pnicholas1019, Nov 1, 2011.

  1. Pnicholas1019

    Pnicholas1019 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I have a bad squeak coming from the front suspension. I wen wheelin a bit and it sounds like its wworse. Dirty?? What should i do to quiet this annoting noise. Turning or even really drivin i cant stand it help me out guys!! -_-
     
  2. JTacoma

    JTacoma Well-Known Member

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    Sorry, I don't know what to tell you. Mine does the same thing after wheeling and I can't locate where it is coming from. Mine went away after a while, the the next time I drove in the mountains the noise came back for a while and went away again.

    A few times a have had things stuck in the brakes and it was making a bad squeeking noise. After backing up it went away.
     
  3. TACOMABOSS

    TACOMABOSS Well-Known Member

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    Try putting some WD-40 on the lower strut bushing
     
  4. DNG

    DNG Well-Known Member

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    I having the same problem right now with my Camburgs. I just lubed the UCA ball joint and hoping it'll be good to go tomorrow.
     
  5. STLharry

    STLharry Lube: It's the key to penetration.

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    Check ball joints. If any look dodgy at all, then replace. If a ball joint fails while you're driving a lifted truck, chances are it'll go ass over tea kettle.

    Also...OP you have a pickup not a Tacoma. Just a clarification. Still an awesome truck though, it's just a little different than the 1st gens.
     
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