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Old 06-01-2011, 09:45 PM
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Fellas, I think I figured it out. Its my new shocks I installed my self. It appears to me that the top strut nut has eaten through some rubber at the top of the mount... Is this remotely possible?

Im assuming this is my problem, what sucks majorly is im 100% broke. My mother glady offered to have a shop repair it, but I think I can do it all myself and save the labor charges. This time everything will be new.

I guess it ate through the bushing or something?
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Well I guessed right, it was the upper strut mount. It began to oval.

I decided to do the sway bar bushings as well, so I decided to paint it with rustoleum to see how that paint holds up. Got an alignment setup for 10AM tomorrow.

I really hope this fixes all my issues for now.


This photo is installing the strut after I did the work, proof for the haterz.




Here is the old top strut mount...
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