On Mar 24, 7:59am, AUDIDUDI@delphi.com wrote:
> Subject: Re: Replacing Shocks on 200T
> The strut bearings seem to last quite a bit longer than they do on the 4000
> (I replace those every 20k!) but I usually replace them every time I have
> the struts apart (40k or so) since I tend to be picky about those things.
> The rubber strut mounts at the top DO tend to crack and wear (at least here
> in the desert) and I'd recommend replacing them as well.
My 87 5k TQ makes the most obscur noise when cold, like a squeeky bearing from
the drivers side. Only occurs when turning or the car is jolting around. Goes
away when the car is warm, but has nothing to do with engine performance (can
kill the engine and coast, noise still there.) Could this be a bad strut
87 5000CS TQ