Asked in Mercury Mystique
You hace a 98 mystique rear macpherson struts every bump you hit you feel a vibration on the righ side no loose body panels or splash guards no vibrations on the lft rear side any fixes?
Check strut for any signs of leakage or broken spring. Could be a bad strut mount or bearing check for looseness or play Check strut for any signs of leakage or broken spring. Could be a bad strut mount or bearing check for looseness or play ...
Asked in Auto Parts and Repairs
How do you tell if I have a bad strut or wheel bearing?
A growl or rumble that changes pitch when you turn left or right would be a wheel bearing going bad. A bad strut would allow that corner of the car to bounce too much. ...
What is the strong rattle near the front right tire of your 1996 Nissan maxima?
Bad strut? Bad strut bearing? Loose exhaust component? Loose heat shield on catalytic converter? ...
Asked in Brakes and Tires
Can your tire fall off if struts bad?
It's highly unlikely that a bad strut will allow a tire to "fall off". The strut is not the only thing holding the wheel to the car. A bad strut is more likely to cause excessive wear on other suspension componnents and should be replaced every 50000-75000 miles as general maintenance. ...
Asked in Mickey Mouse, Car Electronics and Lights
What would make a 2004 Pontiac Sun-fire squeak when you turn right?
Having a bad strut or strut mount can cause squeaking on a turn. Bumps may also be more rough and a slight rattle can come from around the tire when hitting a bump on the bad strut side. ...
Asked in Ford Ranger XLT
Rear wheel is loose is this a wheel bearing 2000 Malibu?
there are a few causes for this, could be trailing arm bushings or any suspension part. check the upper strut plate it may be worn out. the strut is hooked to inside of tire, so if a upper strut plate is bad it will make tire loose. I just had a new strut plate put on, that was the problem. a bad wheel bearing will howl if bad enough. because a bearing on abs is very expensive to re place, check...
What can cause front end thumping noise on a 1992 Audi 80?
== == Bad tire? Bent wheel? Bent axle? Worn strut? Worn strut bushing?
Asked in Cars & Vehicles, Shocks and Struts
Would you explain to me what a bad back strut is?
Basically a strut is a combination shock absorber and spring. There are used mostly on unibody cars to support the weight of the cars (spring) and dampen road shock (absorber). If the back strut is bad, then the gas inside has started to get past the rubber seal of the strut. Less gas means less compression, less compression means less dampening. This will lead to more wear on just about every other part of the car. Sometimes struts break, or the...
Is noise from right front wheel area when turning right?
most likely it is a cv joint going bad, but it can also be a strut tower, or a tie rod... front right strut ...
Asked in Car Sounds, Flute, Drums
What would cause a vibrating sound on a 1998 Saturn in the front of the car?
Out of balance tire, bad tie rod, bad shock/strut, or bad alignment are a few options ...
Asked in Chrysler Town and Country
Replace struts on 2003 town and country?
You will need to compress the strut spring with a spring compressor. When the strut spring is compressed remove the strut retaining bolts. There is a strut retaining bolt on the top and the bottom of the strut assembly. Reverse the process to install the new strut. ...