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Old 04-20-2013, 02:30 AM   #1
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pinging noise

Just looking for some direction as how to track down this noise. When I turn my steering wheel while driving at a slow rate of speed like when I park, there is a noise that comes from the pasanger side suspension area. It is only when I turn really slow or hit like a bump while turning, it it multiple small little pings.it is not a banging noise but a metallic "ting ting ting" noise if that makes sense. I have DGR coilovers on my car with stock everything else. I put them on about 10 months ago as well as new sway are end links (stock length) and had no strange noises up until a couple weeks ago. I took the wheel off and shook everything with no obvious problems. Anyone had this noise before? and what was the solution? Thanks for any help


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Check the torque on those sway bar links. What brand links did you use? The advance auto parts brand sucks, this I know from personal experience. The moogs are the best. Those links can make all different sorts of sounds
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yeah they're the autozone kind probably not the best. The noise sounds sort of like rolling over on a bed with the spring board underneath lol
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