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I got my bilsteins installed on the front of my truck and absolutely love them! Great ride and gave the truck an awesome look. The issue is I got TGC 1" rear spacer and it was installed with the factory isolator as instructed by a grea tech. The thing makes a ton of noise over bumps. Any idea of whats going on or do I just scrap it and go with the more expensive poly spacer?
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I got my bilsteins installed on the front of my truck and absolutely love them! Great ride and gave the truck an awesome look. The issue is I got TGC 1" rear spacer and it was installed with the factory isolator as instructed by a grea tech. The thing makes a ton of noise over bumps. Any idea of whats going on or do I just scrap it and go with the more expensive poly spacer?
What kind of noise are you getting?
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It's kind of a springy metal noise. I can feel it too.
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You're not alone. I have a TGC 2.5 inch rear spacer and i get the same noise from time to time. I would love to figure out why it makes that noise.
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i have the poly spacer, its a PA one @ 1.5" i get a few strange noises from it on hard slow bumps...can really hear and feel it, like a clunk sound.
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I have a 2" aluminum rear spacer and haven't notice any noises
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I have a creaking/hollow noise and only driving extremely slow and over road imperfections.
Coming from the rear as well.
Been meaning to remove the rear coil spacer to see if its the issue as its annoying
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I am going to try a 1" poly and see if the problem goes away. I will let yall know.
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What brand is it?

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Ever try to lube the spacer? I have heard that may help.

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