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Gettysburg150 10-10-2012 08:19 AM

Weird front end noises
 
After I installed the FRPP suspension I noticed a clunk developing from the RF, I havent thought anything from it but it seems to be getting worse. Might be a sway bar link? I'm unsure because when I shook down the suspension everything felt tight.

Next, sometimes when coming from a stop and I left off the brake I can hear something moving. Almost sounds like the springs moving around in the seat but IDK. Will also do it when I back out of my driveway and go from reverse to first. Sounds kinda like a click or pop, not very loud, but there. Any ideas? [popcorn]

crice8 10-10-2012 11:11 AM

I took mine to the dealership for these same noises and they claim nothing is wrong... im also on the FRPP suspension

gtferrari 10-10-2012 11:58 AM

now if you hit a speed bump squarely does it make the noise or is it only when one wheel is bumped?

Gettysburg150 10-10-2012 02:37 PM

Only the one wheel. PA roads are [:)][:)][:)][:)]ed and their repairs are a joke. Rolling down the highway I will come across a section that is all carved up and uneven on the passenger side. Thats where she really likes to talk

Gettysburg150 10-10-2012 02:37 PM

Apparently we can't say f a w k? lol

My bad

02fordsvt 10-10-2012 03:05 PM

I had a lot of noise coming from my front end and it ended up being the lower control arms. However, you should be able to get some movement in the wheel if one had gone bad.

Gettysburg150 10-10-2012 03:09 PM

Yeah I'm probably gonna shake it down again but the last time I checked the ball joints they were good

Baldurs390 10-10-2012 03:11 PM

have the same problem with mine... going to change out my endlinks to see if it helps

Slammed_2.0 10-10-2012 05:05 PM

Front sway bar links. I bet they're hitting the metal

Gettysburg150 10-10-2012 05:54 PM

Hitting what metal?


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