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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-15-2014, 01:24 AM Thread Starter
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Angry Front End Clunk

I have a clunk coming from the driver side of my 05 cobalt ls when I apply the break for the first time in drive after being in reverse. Only does it once. I can go forward all day long after that without it happening again until I back up then go forward again. Rotors are tight calipers are tight as are break pads. Sway links and control arms seem to be as well. Just changed sway bushings. And struts are solid. I'm at a loss
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-15-2014, 03:11 AM
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If they are bad then get the Moog problem solver bushings. I checked my brother's car last night and they are still like new.

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Also check the torque on your trailing control arm bolt. If you didn't torque to spec initially, it can loosen and give some noise.

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