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Old 04-30-2012, 07:57 AM   #1
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Clunking Front End

So my drivers side front end will clunk consistantly when I press down on the bumper. Had this problem when the car was under warranty, and the dealer lubed something in the front end and problem was temporarily resolved. The clunking is now back. Anyone have any experience with this clunl/squeek, and exactly how and what I should lube ?


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Sway bar end links. Check those out for any signs of bad boot or leaks.
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My son took the car to the dealer when it was originally 'fixed'. When he picked it up, it was still clunking. He said the mechanic reached around the wheel and lubed something. What would he have lubed that you wouldn't have to remove the wheel or pop the hood?
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My son took the car to the dealer when it was originally 'fixed'. When he picked it up, it was still clunking. He said the mechanic reached around the wheel and lubed something. What would he have lubed that you wouldn't have to remove the wheel or pop the hood?
There is NOTHING serviceable on our cars - so the mechanic did nothing ... and if he did, he did it wrong.

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