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Old 03-01-2012, 06:27 AM
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Originally Posted by BENZ TEK View Post
Also check the rear lower flange joint bushing as well. I have had several issues related to noise like a creeping sound and they were the culprits. Also if the car is on the ground you can put the car in reverse and drive to see if the wheel rocks back and forth in the fender well. The front control arm bushings are pretty bad in most cases around 125k miles and sometimes before.
Thanks, Chief. Where are the lower flange bushings? As to the 'rocking' I did see it the other day when I had someone else drive the car. Mainly when on reverse and repeatedly braking. No questions the LCA bushing are worn.
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