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What can break on rear axle - 1995 Ford Escort

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The struts , and upper strut mounts fail often.

Posted on May 30, 2010

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  • rjlauria47 May 30, 2010

    very vague question !!! Maybe you could be more descriptive as to your specific problem. Since anything can break !!

  • redhawk25 May 30, 2010

    There is a rotted-off bar of sorts that seems to connect the rear wheels to the chassis, or the axle?, something similar to the tyrods on the front end; causing the car to shake, rattle and roll down the road. What does one call that part?

  • rjlauria47 May 30, 2010

    Here is a diagram for you to reference, If this was helpful feel free to rate my answer. Thankyou

  • redhawk25 May 30, 2010

    Thank you for answering, but for some reason i can't access the diagram; probably because i am so new to cyber-space. can you tell me what the names of some of those parts are?

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