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wierd popping noise

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by famousfernando, Jan 16, 2010.

  1. Jan 16, 2010 at 8:50 PM
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    famousfernando

    famousfernando [OP] Well-Known Member

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    hey everyone i need some help i tried looking up this problem on other threds but i couldnt seem to find nothing so heres my problem i got this wierd popping noise i here and i can feel sometimes in the steering wheel and i feel on the floor so i tried to see what it was and i noticed that on the front driver side theres some kind of bushing or gasket that got squished i guess its called a stabalizer so i took it to two shops and one guy said that it needs to be replaced and the other one said that its fine and that there suppose to do that and thats not whats makeing the popping noise and he'll look it over for $55 bucks so i thought maybe someone can help me befor i dish over the money.
     
  2. Jan 16, 2010 at 8:55 PM
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    humanoid

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    Pics? Maybe your steering rack bushings or tie rod end bushings are shot?
     
  3. Jan 16, 2010 at 8:57 PM
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    famousfernando

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    ill try and put some pics up tomorrow its to dark out now thanks
     
  4. Jan 17, 2010 at 10:01 AM
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    here is a picture of the stabilizer bushing

    ALLEYS 451.jpg
     
  5. Jan 17, 2010 at 11:39 AM
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    im willing to bet that its not supposed to look like that. kind of looks like part of your top plate is bent as well? cant really tell from that pic.
     
  6. Jan 17, 2010 at 4:12 PM
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    they may have moved that outta the way when they put your spacer in? I don't think thats whats causing your problems?
     
  7. Jan 17, 2010 at 4:19 PM
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    I wonder if the ball joint on your UCA is the culprit?? They pop sometimes.
     
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