Re: Noisy front suspension over rough surfaces
"Mungo \"two sheds\" Toadfoot" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>My 1989 740 makes fairly loud "donk" noises over rough/broken road surfaces.
>It's nothing too bad and certainly doesn't affect the steering; it's just
>noise, so I'm guessing it's due to worn bushes somewhere - is there anything
>suspension-bush-wise which commonly needs replacing on these or is it just
>something that they do anyway?
It shouldn't make clunking noises. Typical places to look (in no
specific order) are:
Control arm rear bushing
Anti-sway bar end links and frame mount bushings
2) Ball Joints
3) Strut Cartridge
4) all other suspension parts and hardware
5) loose battery
6) broken motor mount
Randy & \ \/ /alerie's
'90 245 Estate - '93 965 Estate
"Shelby" & "Kate"