93 Quest knocking in front suspension

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mmcpeck
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93 Quest knocking in front suspension

Postby mmcpeck » Wed Jan 02, 2008 9:46 am

Hey Guys,

I have a 93 Quest, and the front end is knocking around pretty bad. The struts were original and had 127K on them, they were really shot, so I replaced them. This made it slightly better, but not much.

There is still a very noticable clunking, and even a creaking/scraping noise on bigger bumps and dips.

I figure sinse the previous owner drove around with the bad struts for so long, that the rest of the suspension took a beating. I can only assume the bushings in the control arms and stabilizer are shot, but would this give me a clunking and creaking noise?

I have seen this problem posted before for Quests on other forums, but never any answers. Is this common on early Quests?

Thanks for any help.


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Postby Mr1der » Wed Jan 02, 2008 1:53 pm

I'm not familiar with the front end of a quest, but it sounds like it might be ball joints.


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