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Old 03-15-2009, 07:15 AM   #1
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02 Wagon Swaying...

So I got my wife an 02 Wagon. Has almost 200k mile son it and it runs excellent... Its really not bad. The only problem is that it sways... badly. I used to own a wagon myself (an escort) and never swayed this bad. Someone told me it was a wheel bearing (which I doubt since theres no noise). I was wondering if you guys could recommend a good place to get a rear sway bar or even what to check on the car since I do know the front sway bar is all good. Thanks guys!


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Old 03-15-2009, 11:16 AM   #2
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Has the shocks and struts ever been replaced on it? With 200k they are probably beyond worn out that would change the ride of the car a heck of a lot. I would just get replacements equivalent to what it has now. I hope this helps.
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could it just be a horrible alignment?? I dunno, just throwing it out there
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it COULD be alignment... I need to get one now though my wife said it was making noise while turning... yup she busted a spring 1/2 a coil on the driver's side... FUN
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Just replace the struts while your at it you will notice a HHHUUUGGGEEE difference in the way it rides. Make sure you just get replacement parts. They will be less expensive than buying fancy ones but will improve the ride greatly.
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