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Clicking noise in front after hitting smaller bumps

Clicking noise in the front wheel assembly area after hitting smaller bumps/potholes, primarely on the driver side area.
I thought it was the front axle but its not doing the typical, clicking while turning and so on, it’s only clicking after driving over smaller/bigger bumps, sounds like there is ice/snow stuck behind the bumper.
It’s been like that for the past 2-3 months
not sure if it;s the axle or suspension?
Car is Chevy Malibu 2002 front wheel drive, 6 cl

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    it only do it when i hit bumps in the road sum kinf of knocking noise

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It is the front strut i am a certified mechanic i have changed many of these

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