Steering Wheel Knock Sound

james accordino ssgacc at
Fri Dec 27 22:35:06 EST 2002

--- "Bhatti, Mohammed" <Mohammed.Bhatti at>
> only thing that I noticed was that the wheel bolts
> were a tad loose.

Loose wheel bolts?  Yikes!

> I
> re-tightened the strut housing bolts and checked all
> the other bolts.
> Re-mounted wheels and re-tightened.

I'm pretty sure he was talking about tears in the
rubber of the strut mount which will allow metal to
metal contact.  Usually the steel bushing to the
cutout.  Turn it to lock and look carefully at the
rubber of the mount under the little plastic cover.
(If they're still there.)

Jim Accordino

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