Re: 99 XJR Knocking noise from left hand side rear
On Wed, 20 Jul 2005 23:02:36 GMT, "Adrian Higdon"
>Thanks for suggestion however mine doesnt have the sunshine roof, so that
>counts it out.
>But thanks for your suggestion.
>I am inclined to think its probably the damper at the moment, but will have
>a look under her at the weekend.
>"Mike Smith" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>> I had expensive noise from rear on same model - all occupants agreed on
>> the source and the likely cost.
>> I'm still gobsmacked because it turned out to be the sunshine roof panal
>> riding up and down on the roof. A finger run round the edge of the
>> opening with silicone oil effected permanent cure - still can't believe
>> "webserve" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>>>I agree with Blake. While I am not familiar with the '99 XJR set-up, I
>>> had knocking sounds from both the front and the rear shocks on my XJ40
>>> because the rubber separators had deteriorated to the point metal was
>>> hitting metal. It started as a dull thud and increased in intensity
>>> proportional to the deterioration.
>>> "Blake Dodson" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>>>> My car had a strange knock on rough roads and it turned out to be a
>>>> defective shock absorber (damper).
On my friend's Prelude, it was a golf boll in the trunk