Question about 1996 Honda Civic

1 Answer

Clicking coming from rear of car

When I go over bumps i can hear a click coming from my rear right wheel. Could that be any part of the suspension or one specific part?

Posted by on

  • nonmomo Jul 12, 2009

    found it. did some reading and apparently earlier civics are prone to trailing arm bushing failure, which happens to be my problem when you can see through the bushing.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 39 Answers

1 Inspect Brake Caliper Brake Caliper Piston Sticking Causing Brake Drag.

Posted on Jul 02, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Suspension noise


If your turning pretty sharp its more than likely a cv joint.

Aug 24, 2013 | Toyota Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Rear brake


Not by guessing over the internet
without the vehicle to look over

Jun 25, 2013 | Ford Freestar Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Right rear tire making clicking noise when going forward


is the tire flat? Have you physically taken the wheel off the right rear and inspected the tire for screws, metal pieces, rocks or other things stuck in the tire? Go do that right now..and see if something is there.

Jun 09, 2012 | 2001 Hyundai Sonata

2 Answers

Loud banging noise when i go over a bump on passenger side front and a clicking when i pull into a parking spot or three point turn both left and right took it to dealership say they cant find anything


The clicking is the halfshafts or front wheel drive axles. I have a hard time believing that they have went bad already but anything is possible. The banging noise is something in the suspension, perhaps struts or a sway bar link.

Feb 11, 2011 | 2010 Hyundai Accent

1 Answer

Clicking from the rear shock on my golf m4 gt tdi


Remove the rear wheel and inspect your brake hard ware for damage and adjustment. If thats fine, inspect the shock/ strut assembly for wear.

Apr 21, 2010 | 2001 Volkswagen Golf

1 Answer

Impala rear suspension problem


Could one shock be bad? Causing a difference in bounce return rate? I would crawl under suspended car and check all suspension bolts. Are your bushings in good shape? If one is chewed up or missing then this would cause that misalignement. What kind of suspension do you have? Solid axle or independent susp? I don't know if your car is front or rear wheel drive. I'm guessing front wheel drive.

Mar 05, 2010 | 2000 Chevrolet Impala

1 Answer

Clunking noise coming from upper passenger side when I hit a bump.


If you aren't afraid of jacking up the vehicle, you can test to see where the problem is coming from. Jack the vehicle up by the pinch well (most newer cars have grooves cut out or that can be popped out behind the front wheels). When the wheel is in the air, try moving it side to side, then up and down. Excessive side to side movement indicates a tie rod end, up and down indicates a ball joint, and all around indicates a wheel bearing which would also be a cause for the clicking sound you are hearing.

Most auto shops will check this for you free of charge when you get an oil change, since they're trying to sell you things anyway.

Apr 14, 2009 | Saturn Ion Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Clicking noise in front after hitting smaller bumps


it is the front strut i am a certified mechanic i have changed many of these

Feb 02, 2009 | 2002 Chevrolet Malibu

4 Answers

I hit a bump on the right front side and it makes a roaring type noise and shimmies a bit .. can feel it under my left foot. also at times it will make that soud when i make a right hand turn... it is ...


Sounds like your left front wheel bearing is going bad. When you make a right turn, or compress the right front suspension over a bump, it forces the car to roll to the left. This loads the suspension on the left side, which will exaggerate a wheel bearing problem. Are you hearing the noise at all when travelling on the highway in a straight line? If so, it'd be either a grinding sound or a hollow humming noise. If you aren't, it may be that the bearing is just starting to go bad.

A quick test to see if the bearing is bad is to jack the car up at that corner, grab the wheel at the top and bottom, and shake it hard - if there is any movement or looseness, your bearing is shot. If there is none, it doesn't mean the bearing is fine, but it could be that it's just starting to go bad (which would be why you only hear it in turns and bumps, but not straight-line yet).

Aug 01, 2008 | Chevrolet Avalanche Cars & Trucks

Not finding what you are looking for?
1996 Honda Civic Logo

Related Topics:

119 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Honda Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75822 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22156 Answers

Kevin Daniels

Level 3 Expert

1455 Answers

Are you a Honda Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...