SOUNDS FROM FRONT END

  • Tiny
  • Cherlynn
  • 1995 Chevrolet Caprice
  • V8
  • 4WD
  • automatic
  • 145,000 miles

I have a 1995 Chevy Caprice thats making a clunking sound only the right front side. And when turning bends it makes a sound like I am getting a flat. But I am not.

Saturday, December 18th, 2010 AT 1:22 AM

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  • Tiny
  • dave's big backyard!
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  • 264 posts

Jack the tires off the ground and see if theres alot of play in the front end componets, also check upper control arm bushings.

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Saturday, December 18th, 2010 AT 2:18 AM
  • Tiny
  • Cherlynn
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Thanks for the reply. I will have them checked. The person I bought it from said he fixed the barings. Is that the same as any of things you said to check?

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Sunday, December 19th, 2010 AT 1:28 AM
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  • Jacobandnickolas
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The wheel bearing is different than the control arm. The bearing may not have been properly tightened.

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Tuesday, December 21st, 2010 AT 5:26 PM

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