Re: Clonks and shakes Disco 1
My 2p's worth:
> My old k reg dissy, gives a real clonk if you go round a roundabout and then
> straighten up. It appears to make the floor knock, in other owrds you can
> feel it as well as hear it. It seems to be similar both sides if you turn
A frame ball joint
> left or right. Theres some take up on the drive assy when you pull away, but
> not what i would consider to be excessive. It kind of sounds like a cv joint
> taking up. But its only one clonk, on each direction change. And only
> appears to be on full or near full lock.
Is the sound from the front or back? High or low speed? Rear radius
arm bushes can allow a clonk like you describe on full lock if they're
worn, especially if the A frame ball joint isn't too happy.
A few minutes with your old friend the 2ft pry bar + trolley jack and
all will be revealed.