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2006 cobalt tire rubs on front spring housing

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  • arnesonc Apr 22, 2009

    Note: the right tire has 1/16 clearance from the spring support and the left side has 1/2" clearance when I turn right the right tire rubs the spring support.

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Suggest the front strut is bad. You should replace them as a set, if so.
(Also check the bolts at the bottom of the strut. The two large ones. Insure that they are tight. Look close with a light. See if the bolt head has moved. If so, it will have left a pattern behind, of where it was sitting)

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If you need to replace the front struts on your 2006 Chevy Cobalt, here's a How To video that will show you how to replace them.

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    How To Install Replace Front Strut and Spring Chevy Cobalt Pontiac G5 05-10 1AAuto.com


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