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Old 04-14-2009, 08:40 AM   #1
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Question suspension noise

03 ZX3, been under the car several times, can't find anything that looks loose. sounds like the bottom of the car is gonna drop out. any thoughts???


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Motor mount? where do you live in northern ohio?
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Norwalk, it might be, but it sounds and feels like it's in the suspension.
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is this in the rear or front of the vehicle?? could be your exhaust maybe or heat shields
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it's in the front. already checked exhaust and the heat shields. this is more like a knock when you go over bumps. struts and springs look ok, and the links look good.
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lets keep this going, mine is doing the same thing
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check your front sway bar...ive heard of them moving around and banging on the subframe..somehow..worth a looksy!
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I am going to say the motor mount. Mine is doing the same thing. My passanger side is OEM along with the dog bone. 112K on the car. Struts and links were replaced last summer on mine so I know it is only the mounts.

Have you had any bad vibrations in through out the car? At idle or in gear with the foot on the break?
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no vibrations at all, goes down the road like a champ. just knocks over the bumps. i was just under it again. jacked each side up about 2" off the ground, put a 2x4 under the tire and pryed up back and forth as hard as i could. nothing........felt solid.
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do you have any aftermarket suspension parts?
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