[Vwdiesel] Popping when I turn, not CV, so ???
weasel1 at sympatico.ca
Fri Mar 5 15:58:44 EST 2004
I looked at it today. Thanks to the idiot mechanic who put my bolts on with
an impact, I cant get the tire off !! Oh well, Dad can help there. Anyway,
I could find no problems ( nothing with the strut either ). When up in the
air, no popping could be heard. I am thinking either its the ball joint or
tie rod end.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Shawn Wright" <swright at zuiko.sls.bc.ca>
To: "Derek" <weasel1 at sympatico.ca>
Sent: Wednesday, March 03, 2004 9:39 PM
Subject: Re: [Vwdiesel] Popping when I turn, not CV, so ???
> You may want to double check that everything is assembled correctly in the
> assembly. It is possible to put the works together with some play in it if
> nut is not tightened all the way, causing strange things to happen....
> On 3 Mar 2004 at 15:00, Derek <weasel1 at sympatico.ca> wrote:
> > It was my first thought too and when I went to look at them, they were
> > rather ugly. That's why I replaced them a couple of months ago. I am
> > confused ...
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: <LBaird119 at aol.com>
> > To: <vwdiesel at vwfans.com>
> > Sent: Tuesday, March 02, 2004 11:00 PM
> > Subject: Re: [Vwdiesel] Popping when I turn, not CV, so ???
> > > I was going to say it's your upper strut bearing. I still say
> > what
> > > it sounds
> > > like. Check that it turns freely, the bearing balls are lubed and
> > the
> > > springs are seated properly in the recesses for the ends of the
> > > I've had and heard the same thing a few times and it's always been
> > > binding strut bearings.
> > > Loren
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> Shawn Wright
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