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2000 Suzuki Grand Vitera, suspension makes a loudcracking noise

I have a 2000 Suzuki Grand Vitera. When I make quick turns or go over big bumps and such, there will be a loud cracking noise that can be felt throughout the whole car. I think it's coming from the suspension, but not entirely sure. It happens especially when I pull into the alley behind my house, where the entrance is a quick sharp incline and then sharp decline. Thanks in advance for your help and if you have any questions about the problem feel free to ask.

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  • eicherm Jun 03, 2009

    I looked at the sway bar and it looks intact. The links are real rusty but seem to be ok. The bar is a little loose at the links, but I'm not sure if its supposed to be or not. How tight is the bar supposed to be?



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Had a similar problem; it was the sway bar that was broken. Repair was inexpensive...about $80.

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Frt stabilizer bar links....chachi_99

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  • chachi_99 Jun 13, 2009

    maybe ball joints ...which are upposedelly not have to purchase complete control arm...try manually pushing down on frt of truck to simulate boucing action..ball joints maybe dry...try spraying chrysler penetrating oil works best



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