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1996 Toyota Tacoma, 2WD, front driver side suspension creak. Cannot hear with window closed, but happens when engine is not running (if vehicle is pushed or rolled on uneven pavment). Have not noticed any shake or shimmy at the steering wheel. All parts are OE & vehicle has 160K miles.

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Could be your upper and lower ball joints. squeeze the boots and see if you can feel any grease inside. With 160k miles it may be time to change them. Sway bar links and tie rod ends also have rubber boots protecting their ball joints.

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