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Suggestions...unhappy after Wk shock/strut install

I just had my wk srt shocks and struts all put in on the weekend. Spent the $700 but I am still hearing a CLUNK sound coming from the front. Similiar noise when I use to have my old/worn out struts on there. Why is this? Is it because of my rims (22's)? Something I can tell the guy without him telling me its the parts and not his install?
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Old 07-24-2011, 01:38 PM
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Re: Suggestions...unhappy after Wk shock/strut install

ball joint, tie rod end, sway links, could be lots of things
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Re: Suggestions...unhappy after Wk shock/strut install

Naw, it's just the front sway bar bushings. Only a $30 fix.

I hope the people that replaced your shocks didn't tell you that would get rid of it. If they did, they lied.
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Re: Suggestions...unhappy after Wk shock/strut install

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Naw, it's just the front sway bar bushings. Only a $30 fix.

I hope the people that replaced your shocks didn't tell you that would get rid of it. If they did, they lied.

no, I just figured I need to replace my shocks/struts so that would take care of the CLUNK problem besides the fact that it was well over due for me to do so. I will def. take all these things in mind when I go back tomorrow.
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Re: Suggestions...unhappy after Wk shock/strut install

It's the front swaybar bushings for sure. I have the clunk too. Just haven't gotten around to replacing them yet.

There are a bunch of threads on different forums here and there about the front end clunk.
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Re: Suggestions...unhappy after Wk shock/strut install

Ok Ill have it checked tomorrow because I have to go back for something else anyways. Hopefully its that, thanks for all the information.
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I wish non supporting members had the option to hit the "Thanks" button. Dammit Frankie.
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