[200q20v] Bilstein Sports rear shock <clunk>

Phil Rose pjrose at frontiernet.net
Tue Nov 6 10:35:22 EST 2001

At 9:27 AM -0500 11/6/01, Jagernauth, Stephen, BMSLS wrote:
>		>You may well have the wrong shock for your short springs,
>but this may not
>		>be your clunk.  Check the upper control arm ball ends,
>especially the outer
>		>one.
>Thanks for the suggestions but I don't have short springs, I have stock
>springs and already confirmed the
>correct part No.  Doubt it's unrelated to the shock/spring combo, clunk was
>there before.

But won't a stiffer shock transfer stress to other components of the
rear suspension? Thus I imagine the Bilstein may now induce a worn
rear camber link to make noise--one that was relatively silent before
you changed the shocks.

Phil Rose				Rochester, NY
'91 200q				mailto:pjrose at frontiernet.net

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