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Loud knocking coming from rear 2000 impala

There has recently been a knocking coming from the back of my impala whenever I hit a slight bump, and sometimes when I slowed down. It progressed to squeaking when it slows down now also. Tonight, while driving on the highway it started knocking really bad and I could feel it under me, not riding correctly. I don't know what to look at or check for so any ideas or help would be greatly appreciated.

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It sounds like your rear shocks/struts are the problem.

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I had the same problem with my 01 suburban. It was the struts. Replaced them and no more squeaks!!

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