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Front end of my 87 jeep cherokee shakes bad when i hit a bump

When i drive down a dirt road or hit a small bump like in a bridge my front end shakes violently can some one tell me what this might be

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  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2014

    trys to engage while driving down the road when you hit a bump in the road

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2014

    It only cuts out when on a rough road and not all the time.

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May check your ball joints and tie rods. Also could be your shocks.
Does it seem like its more shaking on the left or right? or even?

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Sounds like your steering stablizer. It's like a shock asorber for your steering system. And at the same time, you should check all your steering linkage. Loose linkage causes stablizer to wear out faster and causes that action.

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