Re: [DML] squeeky front right suspensiuon.
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Re: [DML] squeeky front right suspensiuon.



Polyurethane is notoriously squeaky. If you have polyurethane bushings in your suspension, the only thing you can do to minimize squeaking is to minimize their movement. That is why I modified my Uding bracket to shock tower interfaces (Ed's brackets have polyurethane bushings).

Bill Robertson
#5939

--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Stephen Rice <stevedmc@...> wrote:
>
> Check and make sure your lower control arms aren't over torqued.   I
> had a squeaking noise coming from my passenger LCA that didn't happen
> until after I replaced it.  It turns out the bolt that holds it to the
> frame was too tight and was causing it to make the noise.  I loosened
> it, torqued it to about 65 lbs (I think) and the noise went away.  I'm
> traveling right now and don't have the exact torque specs in front of
> me.  Perhaps someone can chime in.
> 
> On 02/12/2011, jtrealtywebspannet <jtrealty@...> wrote:
> > You may have parts that need replacing but lubricating can't hurt and while
> > you are lubing the front end you can inspect things. Spray silicone on the
> > upper and lower spring perches, steering column bushing, and sway bar
> > bushings. Grease the ball joints and the tie rod ends. Don't forget you
> > should also be lubing the speedometer angle drive and checking the C/V boots
> > and trailing arm bolts. Could be a bad shock or shock mount.
> > David Teitelbaum
> >
> > --- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, KiwiDean@ wrote:
> >>
> >> Does that mean a simple lube job, or does a part need replacing?
> >>
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> Steve Rice
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