Photobucket
Photobucket
Members Login
Post Info TOPIC: squeaking


Veteran Member

Status: Offline
Posts: 42
Date:
squeaking


when pushing front of car down and up it is squeaking.without knowing which one,what is more likely,the shocks or bushings.



__________________
phil brewer


Poncho Master!

Status: Offline
Posts: 1219
Date:

Control arm bushings. Soak some oil around them let them sit and try bouncing the car. If it stops u just figured it out.
Brian

__________________


A Poncho Legend!

Status: Online
Posts: 36924
Date:

Yup, the guys at work hose them down with WD40 I believe and do the same thing.

__________________
1966 Strato Chief 2 door sedan 283 "survivor"


Poncho Master!

Status: Offline
Posts: 1193
Date:

I have actually had a time where it was my spring rubbing on my lower control arm. Loaded the pocket with fluid film and gone

__________________

signature 

 



Canadian Poncho Superstar!

Status: Offline
Posts: 4691
Date:

Give the stabilizer bar bushings a squirt as well. 



__________________
67' Grande Parisienne. Ex Ottawa USSR Embassy car, 67- 68.
6977017306_dfca361bfc_m.jpg
 


Addicted!

Status: Offline
Posts: 312
Date:

Mine had terrible squeaks and creaking when driving over any bumps. For a couple of years we greased the front bushings and it was quiet for the season. Replacing the front control arm bushings eliminated almost all the squeaking.

__________________

'62 Pontiac Parisienne

'83 Datsun 200SX

Winnipeg, MB.

Page 1 of 1  sorted by
 
Quick Reply

Please log in to post quick replies.

Tweet this page Post to Digg Post to Del.icio.us
.
.
.
.