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2000 Explorer Clunks, sounds "loose" suspension

As the title says, my front end suspension sounds really loose, and rattles, & clunks when going over any type of bump, its soo annoying, I cant stand it, it makes it sound like a p.o.s. but its a very nice looking vehicle. Im thinking sway bar link kits,, maybe controll arms??? anyone else have this???

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  • fmc07 Mar 16, 2009

    i have the same problem with a 1999 Explorer sport - I thought I was going nuts - I just couldn't put my finger on where the noise was coming from or what it might be. the bushings sound like it may the issue.



    thanks!

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It sounds like the radis arm bushing are wore out they are the arms that go between the frt. axle to the frame they have round bushings that are bolted the the frame rails just behind the frt tires.

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