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There is a clunking noise coming from the front passenger side when i drve over dips and bumps

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Hi, since you claim that the clunking noise comes from the passenger's side when you drive over dips and bumps, i will advise Checking Passengers Side Front Shock Failure: Shocks are created with hydraulic dampening valves much like struts and can fail causing a clunking or popping noise. If shock oil is leaking the shaft seal has failed and will cause a rattle or clunking noise. To test for this condition inspect shock assembly and check for leakage, if shock is easily moved (low resistance) replacement is needed.

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