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Bad squeaking when turning

I have a 2002 ford escape that squeaks very bad when i turn or go over speed bumps. i think it is the ball joints. just wondering if that sounds right and how much it would cost to fix.

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  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2014

    loud kind of grinding squeak when turning left only. Also occurs when going over speed bumps and whatnot. turning right is completely fine no squeaks at all

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Could also be sway bar bushings bushings are about 15-20$ ball joints are about 35-55$ labor for bushings is about 1hr. ball joints 3-4 hrs if 4wd add 1-2 hrs per side.

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You are most likly right on the ball joints as far as cost some shops get pretty good money for that job just call local shop you should be able to get a pretty close estamate.

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