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Old 08-21-2012, 11:19 AM   #1
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Getting a clunking noise in front end

When i turn i get a clunking noise in my front end. Can someone help before i go spend 1000 on parts i dont need. Thanks.

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Old 08-21-2012, 11:51 AM   #2
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For starters, check your sway bar link connections

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Old 08-21-2012, 11:53 AM   #3
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Check ur u joints and ball joints
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Old 08-21-2012, 12:36 PM   #4
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Ok just did some driving around. It o nly does it when i turn right.
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Old 08-21-2012, 12:41 PM   #5
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I have been having the same issue. So I will be watching this until I return home next week to look into why mine is clunking.
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Old 08-21-2012, 12:46 PM   #6
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i had the same kind of clunking when i turned and it turned out to be the tranny mound was bad on one side and totally disconnected only held on by half of the rubber mount
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Old 08-21-2012, 12:47 PM   #7
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On my way up to Billy Bobs Offroad to have them look at it. Will tell when i find out. Give me a hr or 2
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Old 08-21-2012, 12:56 PM   #8
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Sounds good keep me posted. Thanks
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Old 08-21-2012, 02:02 PM   #9
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Ok here it is. The right axle u joint is sloppy. Said to replace both while there in there. $ 548.00 + tax.
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Old 08-21-2012, 02:11 PM   #10
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Man guess I should prepare for something of the same.
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Old 08-21-2012, 02:13 PM   #11
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Ive been building hot rods for 10 years. I might be able to do it myself. Just dont know what it intails.
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Old 08-21-2012, 05:08 PM   #12
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Ok here it is. The right axle u joint is sloppy. Said to replace both while there in there. $ 548.00 + tax.
I would def try and do it yourself if possible, it's really not that hard to do. That price is almost all labor. Def check the ball joints as well, those are a little more costly. If u can do it or have a buddy that knows a little u will def save a lot of money.
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Old 08-21-2012, 11:29 PM   #13
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I am parts are only 50 for 2 greasable u joints.

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