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Knocking sound!

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Knocking sound!

Postby Ms_beams » Thu Dec 04, 2008 5:09 pm

hey guys,

when i was reversing out my drive this morning i heard a knock coming from the front driver's side in the wing area i think :? and again when breaking coming into a right hand bend!!!

any idea's.....she's due a service, what should i mention
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Postby Evelyn » Thu Dec 04, 2008 5:31 pm

Did u check ball joints?

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Postby lanigan » Thu Dec 04, 2008 5:40 pm

Start with the obvious first:
Wheelnuts thightened, jack the car up and try rocking the wheel, have a look at the bushings and ball joints,

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Re: Knocking sound!

Postby Rob » Thu Dec 04, 2008 5:42 pm

Ms_beams wrote:she's due a service, what should i mention

Probably that you've got a knocking coming from the front drivers side.
Sorry, couldn't resist. ;)

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Postby wiggy1 » Thu Dec 04, 2008 9:48 pm

I get that too. Personally I thinks its a brake pad moving in the caliper.

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Postby eric25 » Thu Dec 04, 2008 10:16 pm

i would check the ball joints anyway

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Postby williek » Fri Dec 05, 2008 10:11 am

ball joint or worn pads :shock:
keep diffin till the tyres are missing!

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