Control arms can also sometimes become bent, causing your vehicle to pull to the left or right. That's why I love the Del-a-lum bushings I am running up front (all 8 control arm bushings) as well as at the back of my rear lower control arms. Post Reply. I had both front lower control arms replaced with an immediate alignment done. Joined: Oct 8, 2017 Member: #232375 Messages: 28 … Maybe try making a video while you are not crunching over rocks or whatever else in was crunching over. After took it to shop and had it aligned. Thank you for your support. It doesn't seem to be hitting on the spring. I'll post that once I get it uploaded to youtube. Oh also when my steering rack was going bad, it would do a similar clunk but not as loud. These vehicles may have under torqued front lower control rear link ball joint nuts. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Dec 14, 2017 at 2:35 PM #1 #1. peterpadlock [OP] Active Member. idk. Hi all. 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The only thing thats still original up top is the differential rubber bushing. 2006 GC Overland QD II5.7 , MM 85 mm CNC ported TB, Apexi super voltage stabilizer, BT Catch Can, Koni FSD shocks/struts, Mevotech supreme and Moog problem solver front and rear upper and lower control arms and track bar, Moog inner and outer tie rods, Moog sway bar links and bushings, Continental Terrain contact HT's, Amsoil fluids, Diablosport Intune CMR tuned by Hemifever tuning. So there is another fix … Suspension Control Arm Control arms often don’t fail on their own, although their associated bushings can break or wear causing a clunk noise when your 2010 Subaru Outback goes over bumps or changes speed rapidly—whether braking or under hard acceleration. 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If the clunk occurs at full or near-full steering lock, then it is most likely caused by the spindle contacting a dry steering stop on the lower control arm. See the pictures below for this. Now I have a squeak in the front. all i did was replace the tension struts and the clunk was gone. There can be 5 things that can cause a front end clunk. read lower control arm problems on mustangs and TSB on issue. I'll try and get a video of that once I have it on the lift today to torque the nuts and bolts just to make sure I don't end up wasting more money. I removed a control arm bolt and found the mounting holes in the axle were oval-shaped. Make sure this fits by entering your model number. Well, I found out it was the driver side front lower control arm bushing was worn out. Don't mention the axle shaft to anyone, that play is normal, it will only confuse the situation. It mainly happens when you initially change your direction (forward and backward) with a hard turn of the wheel to either side. It's hidden under the dust cap. with the threads being gone it would let the control arm move about 1/16th - 1/8th inch and cause a clunk. Ball joints and bushings on the lower control arm are especially susceptible to wear since, in most suspension setups, the lower arm … The lowers are all stock. While a bad control arm bushing is not dangerous, it can still hamper your driving experience. This bulletin provides a service procedure to re-torque the front lower control arm rear link ball joint nuts on certain 2014-2015 model year Chevrolet Caprice and SS vehicles. And visible from the outside are lower control arm skids on the mounting tabs on the axle. I thought it was a upper control arm noise...find out today that my lower control arm bolts are barely hanging in there. It is especially bad when swapping from reverse to forward. Either the front stabilizer bar links are worn out - but the mechanic said nothing was loose, or the lower control arm bushings are worn. Suspension Control Arm - Repair or Replace Control arms often don’t fail on their own, although their associated bushings can break or wear causing a clunk noise when your 2019 Volkswagen Jetta goes over bumps or changes speed rapidly—whether braking or under hard acceleration. that means that maybe the pinion angle is key, or the only way to fix this is to install the factory UCA again. Discussion in 'Suspension' started by SoraTaco, Feb 22, 2019. 2005 Rubicon LJ, 4.5 lift, 35's Save Share It even clunks when its up in the air but nothing looks likes its moving other than a sloppy 2 piece drive shaft. Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by peterpadlock, Dec 14, 2017. For a while now, my 1988 Jeep Cherokee XJ has had a clunk sound that can be felt on the floor whenever I go form stopping to going. Clunk Washers. 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